Monographs Details: Vriesea chrysostachys var. chrysostachys
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. Colombia: Circasia. Cerro Isibukuri. Rio Piraparana, Rio Apaporis. Mesa de Yambi. Cerro de Tipieca, Mitu to Javarete. Teresita, Rio Papuri. Raudal de Yurupari, Rio Vaupes. Jirijirimo. At 250-700 m elevation. Also Trinidad and Peru. Habitat: Quartzite rocks.

Discussion:

Tillandsia chrysostachys Baker, Bot. Mag. 112: pl. 6906. 1886.

Distribution:Colombia South America| Trinidad and Tobago South America| Peru South America|