Monographs Details: Pitcairnia caricifolia var. caricifolia
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: Raudal Uraima, Alto Paragua. Guaiquinima. Caroni. British Guiana: Kaieteur. Kamakusa, upper Mazaruni River. Colombia: Caño Cuduyari, Rio Vaupes. Rio Guayabero. Rio Inirida. At 200-450 m elevation. Also Surinam, Amazonian Brazil. Habitat: Forest. Thickets. Riverbanks.

Discussion:

Pitcairnia kegeliana Schlecht. Linnaea 24: 664. 1851.

Pitcairnia pauciflora Baker, Jour. Bot. 19: 230. 1881.

Pitcairnia subjuncta Baker, Handb. Bromel. 116. 1889.

Pepinia subjuncta Durand & Jackson, Kew Ind. Suppl. 1: 320. 1906.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Guyana South America| Colombia South America| Suriname South America| Brazil South America|