Genus: Alstroemeria L.

Family: Alstroemeriaceae
Alternate family(ies): Liliaceae
Genus number: 461
Last updated: 27-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 49 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Aagesen, L. & A. M. Sanso 2003. The phylogeny of the Alstroemeriaceae, based on morphology, rps16 intron, and rbcL sequence data. Syst. Bot. 28:47-69.
  • Aker, S. & W. Healy 1990. The phytogeography of the genus Alstroemeria. (Herbertia) 46:76-87.
  • Sanso, A. M. & C. C. Xifreda 2001. Generic delimitation between Alstroemeria and Bomarea (Alstroemeriaceae). Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 88:2057-2069.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Alstroemeria
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 June 2019.