Monographs Details: Pitcairnia patentiflora var. patentiflora
Authority: Smith, Lyman B. 1967. Bromeliaceae of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 14: 15-68.
Family:Bromeliaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Venezuela: Esmeralda Ridge to Cerro Duida. Duida summit. Cerro Yapacana. Rio Cariche, Tama-Tama to San Antonio. Cano Jivva, 30 km above mouth of Rio Atabapo. Colombia: Cerro Monachi, Rio Naquieni. At 125-1200 m elevation, also Amazonian Brazil. Habitat: Dry open rocky places. Escarpments. Broken cumbre.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America|