Genus: Gasteria Duval

 
Family: Asphodelaceae
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Alternate family(ies): Aloaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae
Genus number: 4855
Last updated: 28-Nov-2017
Accession Count: 26 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • 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.
  • Klopper, R. R. et al. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships in the family Asphodelaceae (Asparagales). (Biodiv Ecol) 3:9-36.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Van Jaarsveld, E. J. Gasterias of South Africa: a new revision of a major succulent group.. (Gasterias SAfr)
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Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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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=4855. Accessed 18 December 2018.