subfamily Amaryllidoideae

Family number: 2575    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 6
Type genus: Hymenocallis Salisb.
Comments: monocot

Complete list of genera


  1. Meerow, A. W. et al. 2002. Phylogeny of the tribe Hymenocallideae (Amaryllidaceae) based on morphology and molecular characters. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 89:400-413.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 16 October 2019.