Monographs Details: Ananas ananassoides (Baker) 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 Uari, Santa Elena. Bajo Sanariapo. Raudal Gallineta, Rio Siapa. Uaiparii, Ikabaru. Serrania Parii, Rio Ventuari. Chimanta Massif. Cerro Acopan, Rio Caroni. Cerro Uroi, Rio Chicandn. Colombia: Circasia. Caiio Teemeefia, Rio Piraparana. Teresita, Rio Papuri. Rio Paca, Rio Papuri, Rio Parana Pichuna. Jino-Goje, Rio Apaporis. At 200-1200 m elevation. Also Brazil. Habitat: Granite rocks. Streambank. Forest. Savanna.

Discussion:

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Acanthostachys ananassoides Baker, Handb. Bromel. 25. 1889.

Ananas microstachys Lindm. Svensk. Akad. Handl. 24, No. 8: 39, pl. 7, figs. 20-23. 1891.

Ananas sativus var. microstachys Mez in Mart. Fl. Bras. 3 (3) : 294. 1892.

Ananas comosus var. microstachys L. B. Smith, Contr. Gray Herb. 104: 72. 1934.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Brazil South America|