Genus: Sansevieria Thunb.

Possible synonym of: Dracaena Vand.

 
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Alternate family(ies): Agavaceae, Convallariaceae, Dracaenaceae, Liliaceae, Ruscaceae
Genus number: 10698
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 103 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14 & App. III) over the earlier parahomonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53.2) Sanseverinia Petagna, nom. rej.\; also conserved against Acyntha Medik., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Kubitzki, K., ed. The families and genera of vascular plants.. (Kubitzki)
More:
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    Note: Log on to KBD for better access.
  • Google Scholar   

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Sansevieria
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=10698. Accessed 15 November 2018.