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Taxon: Crinum zeylanicum L.

 
Genus: Crinum
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Amaryllideae
Subtribe: Crininae
Nomen number: 12236
Place of publication: Syst. nat. ed. 12, 2:236. 1767
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 16-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Sep-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • milk-and-wine-lily  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Burundi, Cameroon
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Mozambique
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Namibia

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (s.?), Sri Lanka


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  2. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Lebrun, J. P. & A. L. Stork Énumération des plantes à fleurs d'Afrique tropicale. (L Afr Trop)
  5. Nordal, I. 1977. Revision of the East African taxa of the genus Crinum (Amaryllidaceae) Norweg. J. Bot. 24:188.
  6. Nordal, I. & R. Wahlstrom 1980. A study of the genus Crinum (Amaryllidaceae) in Cameroun (Adansonia) sér. 2, 20:186.
  7. Nordal, I. & R. Wahlstrom 1982. Studies in the Crinum zeylanicum complex in East Africa Nordic J. Bot. 2:469-471.
  8. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  9. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  10. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  11. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Crinum zeylanicum L. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=12236. Accessed 25 March 2019.