Definition of Bromelias
1. bromelia [n] - See also: bromelia
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Bromelias Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Bromelias
Literary usage of Bromelias
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Fraser's Magazine (1872)
"... every tree was a garden, being covered with parasites, orchids and bromelias the most frequent, and the struggle for existence was everywhere apparent. ..."
2. The Mosquitoes of North and Central America and the West Indies by Leland Ossian Howard, Harrison Gray Dyar, Frederick Knab (1915)
"Also recorded by Mr. Busck from bromelias (under the title Culex factor), but we think so recorded through some error. Some of the specimens now included ..."
3. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1911)
"The absorptive organs of epiphytes, as seen in the lichen thallus, in the aerial roots of orchids, and in the leaves of mosses and bromelias, have been ..."
4. Journal of the New York Entomological Society by New York Entomological Society (1907)
"Panama (August Busck, collector), bred from larvae in water in the leaves of bromelias. Type.—No. 10861, US National Museum. Wyeomyia macrotus, new species. ..."