Bromeliaceae_Vriesea leucophylla2

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Family Bromeliaceae
Basionym Vriesea leucophylla L. B. Smith var. subtessellata Utley
Original Identification Vriesea leucophylla L. B. Smith var. nov. Utley
Current Taxon Vriesea leucophylla var. subtessellata Utley
Protologue Citation Journal of the Bromeliad Society 24: 16. 1974. 
Holotype/Isotype Holotype
DUKE Accession Number 231299
Comments  
Primary Collector John Utley 
Collector Number 401
Collection Date 29 Jun 1972
Country Costa Rica
Province/State San Jose
Plant Location Notes Southern slopes of Cerro Zurqui. Ca. 4-4.5 km. north of San Isidro de San jose. Altitude 1500-1800 m. 
Plant Description Notes Epiphyte; leaves green suffused with purple; corollas green, floral bracts red to pink.
DUKE Barcode  
Broad geographical location Central America
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