Monographs Details: Tillandsia tetrantha var. aurantiaca (Griseb.) 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: Rio Tirica and Abacapa-tepui, Chimanta Massif, at 1925-2300 m elevation. Also Colombia, Ecuador. Habitat: Epiphytic, summit. Bonnetia forest.

Discussion:

Tussacia fulgens Kl. ex Beer, Bromel. 100. 1857.

Tillandsia aurantiaca Griseb. Nachr. Ges. Wiss. Goett. 1864: 16. 1865.

Tillandsia fulgens Mez in Engler, Pflanzenreich IV. Fam. 32: 501. 1935.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America| Ecuador South America|