Genus: Drimia Jacq. ex Willd.

 
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Scilloideae
Tribe: Urgineeae
Alternate family(ies): Hyacinthaceae, Liliaceae
Genus number: 3984
Last updated: 19-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 15 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: not validly published by Jacquin, as he failed to provide a generic description or diagnosis and included more than one species

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Manning, J. C. et al. 2004. A revised generic synopsis of Hyacinthaceae in sub-Saharan Africa, based on molecular evidence, including new combinations and the new tribe Pseudoprospereae. Edinburgh J. Bot. 60:533-568.
  • Stedje, B. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships and generic delimitation of sub-Saharan Scilla (Hyacinthaceae) and allied African genera as inferred from morphological and DNA sequence data. Pl. Syst. Evol. 211:1-11.
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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=3984. Accessed 16 November 2018.