POWO

Hechtia pretiosa Espejo & López-Ferr.

, Acta Bot. Mex. 83: 50 (-55; figs. 1, 3A, 4) (2008).
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:60447736-2
Publication
Acta Botanica Mexicana. Patzcuaro
Collation
83: 50 (-55; figs. 1, 3A, 4)
Date of Publication
Apr 2008
Family as entered in IPNI
Bromeliaceae

Type Information

Collector Team
A. R. López-Ferrari, M. A. Espejo S., J. Ceja R., A. Mendoza R. & S. Zamudio R. 3268
Locality
Mun. de Xichú, ca. 6.5 km después de El Huamúchil, por la brecha a Atarjea
Collection Date
13 Apr 2007
Type Herbaria
holotype UAMIZ
isotype IEB
Latitude
21° 18' 36" N
Longitude
99° 55' 32" W
Distribution Of Types
Guanajuato (Mexico, Northern America)

Remarks

specific epithet refers to the attractive aspects of the plants, such as rose-colored flowers & rosette leaves.