Monographs Details: Brocchinia acuminata L.B.Sm.
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: Aprada Tepuy, Uriman. Cerro Uaipan and Cerro Acopan, Rio Caroni. Auyantepui, Uarama-tepui, northeast of Luepa. Luepa to Cerro Venamo. Chimanta Massif. Cerro Guaiquinima. Raudal Gallineta. Cerro Duida. Cerro Uroi, Rio Cuyuni. Colombia: Cerro Isibukuri. At 400-2075 m elevation. Habitat: Mostly terrestrial. Swampy altiplano. Thickets. Open rock. Wooded ridge. Moist ridge top.

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Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America|