CPC Plant Profile: Pinon
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Pinon (Tillandsia lineatispica)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Bromeliaceae
  • State: PR, VI
  • Nature Serve ID: 132093
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

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Nature Serve Biotics
  • 05/02/2017

As of 1983, there were four reported element occurrences (three on St. Johns, Virgin Islands and one single plant at Guanica, Puerto Rico) with total abundance less than 25 plants and poor reproduction capabilities. New data is needed, as of today (1998) those populations may no longer be extant.

  • 01/01/2010

habitat destruction overcollecting (St. John) site proposed for development (St. Thomas)

  • 01/01/2010

10 individuals total in 3 sites

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Taxon Tillandsia lineatispica
Authority Mez
Family Bromeliaceae
CPC Number 4291
ITIS 42376
Common Names Pinon
Associated Scientific Names Tillandsia lineatispica | Tillandsia × lineatispica
State Rank
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Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands

coastal moist forest, rocky to peaks

Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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