subfamily Amaryllidoideae

Family number: 2565    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 184
Type genus: Amaryllis L.
Comments: monocot

Complete list of genera


  1. Meerow, A. W. & D. A. Snijman. 2001. Phylogeny of Amaryllidaceae tribe Amaryllideae based on nrDNA ITS sequences and morphology. Amer. J. Bot. 88:2321-2330.

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 10 July 2020.