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Genus: Navia

Navia is a genus of the subfamily Pitcairnioideae. Described as early as 1830 in Guyana, all species are native to the South American Guyana Sheild and Tepuis regions (Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela, Colombia, northern Brazil). They mainly grow as terrestrials and lithophytes.

Number of accepted species in this genus is 94 (source: species counts in the Encyclopaedia of Bromeliads).
Navia breweri Photo by Hiroyuki Takizawa

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