Monographs Details: Tillandsia fendleri var. fendleri
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: Chimanta Massif. Ptaritepui. Cerro Sipapo (Paraque). Cerro Diablo, Cerro Turumuquire. Auyan-tepui. El Dorado to Santa Elena. Cerro Venamo. British Guiana: Kaieteur. At 1000-2410 m elevation. Also the West Indies to Peru and Bolivia. Habitat: Terrestrial and epiphytic. Damp open ground. Bluffs. Moist forest. Scrub forest. Bonnetia roraimae forest.

Discussion:

Tillandsia excelsa var. latifolia Griseb. Nachr. Ges. Wiss. Goett. 1864: 17. 1865.

Tillandsia paniculata p. fendleri Mez in DC. Monogr. Phan. 9: 703. 1896.

Tillandsia rubra sensu L. B. Smith, Contr. Gray Herb. 95: 46. 1931, in part, not R. & P. 1802.

Tillandsia deppeana var. latifolia L. B. Smith, Phytologia 5: 394. 1956.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Guyana South America| West Indies| Bolivia South America| Peru South America|