Family  Alstroemeriaceae Dumort., nom. cons.

Family number: 45    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 0
Type genus: Alstroemeria L.
Comments: monocot family

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  1. Aagesen, L. & A. M. Sanso. 2003. The phylogeny of the Alstroemeriaceae, based on morphology, rps16 intron, and rbcL sequence data. Syst. Bot. 28:47-69. URL:
  2. Chacón, J. et al. 2012. From East Gondwana to Central America: historical biogeography of the Alstroemeriaceae. J. Biogeogr. 39:1806-1818.

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Subfamilies and tribes for Alstroemeriaceae Dumort., nom. cons.:

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 7 June 2020.