Genus: Astroloba Uitewaal

Possible synonym of: Haworthia Duval

 
Family: Asphodelaceae
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Alternate family(ies): Aloaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae
Genus number: 13497
Last updated: 11-Sep-2019
Accession Count: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: proposed for conservation (nom. cons. prop.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4) Poellnitzia Uitewaal, nom. rej. prop.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Daru, B. H. et al. 2013. Molecular and morphological analysis of subfamily Alooideae (Asphodelaceae) and the inclusion of Chortolirion in Aloe. Taxon 62:62-76.
  2. Klopper, R. R. et al. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships in the family Asphodelaceae (Asparagales). Biodiversity and ecology; journal of the Division Biodiversity, Evolution and Ecology of Plants of the Biocenter Klein Flottbek, the Herbarium Hamburgense, and the Botanical Garden, University of Hamburg 3:9-36.
  3. Manning, J. et al. 2014. A molecular phylogeny and generic classification of Asphodelaceae subfamily Alooideae: a final resolution of the prickly issue of polyphyly in the alooids?. Syst. Bot. 39:55-74. DOI: 10.1600/036364414X678044 URL: www.aspt.net/systematic-botany
  4. Rowley, G. D. 2013. Generic concepts in the Alooideae Part 3 - the phylogenetic story. Alsterworthia Int. 13(2):24-26.
  5. Treutlein, J. et al. 2003. Phylogenetic relationships in Asphodelaceae (subfamily Alooideae) inferred from chloroplast DNA sequences (rbcL, matK) and from genomic fingerprinting (ISSR). Taxon 52:193-207.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=13497. Accessed 14 July 2020.