Taxon profile


strap airplant
Catopsis Griseb.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Bromeliaceae »  subfamily Tillandsioideae

Scientific synonyms

Pogospermum Brongn.
Tussacia Klotzsch ex Beer

Included taxa

Number of records: 20

species Catopsis berteroana (Schult. & Schult.f.) Mez - Powdery Strap Airplant
species Catopsis compacta Mez
species Catopsis delicatula L.B. Sm.
species Catopsis floribunda L.B. Sm. - Florida Strap Airplant

Catopsis floribunda

species Catopsis juncifolia Mez & Wercklé
species Catopsis micrantha L.B. Sm.
species Catopsis minimiflora Matuda
species Catopsis montana L.B. Sm.
species Catopsis morreniana Mez

Catopsis morreniana

species Catopsis nitida (Hook.) Griseb. - Caribbean Strap Airplant
species Catopsis nutans (Sw.) Griseb. - Nodding Strap Airplant
species Catopsis paniculata E. Morren
species Catopsis pedicellata L.B. Sm.
species Catopsis pisiformis Rauh
species Catopsis sessiliflora (Ruiz & Pavón) Mez - Sessileleaf Strap Airplant
species Catopsis subulata L.B. Sm.
species Catopsis wangerinii Mez & Wercklé
species Catopsis wawreana Mez
species Catopsis werckleana Mez

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1267952]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Catopsis Grisebach, 1864]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Catopsis Griseb.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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