Echeveria
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QUITENSIS  (Kunth) Lindley, 1852

Synonyms : Sedum quitense  Kunth (1823) / Cotyledon quitensis  (Kunth) Baker (1869).

Series Nudae

Type : Humboldt & Bonpland s.n. "On waste ground near Guayllabamba [ca 29 km NE of Quito] and on walls in the town of Quito",  Ecuador. (Humboldt & Bonpland manuscript nr. 3069).

Etymology : Referring to the place of collection "on walls of Quito".

Distribution : Ecuador, Colombia.

 

Two varieties :

 

Echeveria quitensis var. quitensis

 Echeveria quitensis var. cuencaensis  Pino & Montesinos 2020

 

 




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