Genus: Griffinia Ker Gawl.

Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Griffineae
Alternate family(ies): Liliaceae
Genus number: 5164
Last updated: 25-Mar-2010
Accession Count: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Meerow, A. W. et al. 1999. Systematics of Amaryllidaceae based on cladistic analysis of plastid sequence data. Amer. J. Bot. 86:1325-1345. Note: does not resolve within Hippeastreae in any analysis
  2. Meerow, A. W. et al. 2002. Griffinia (Amaryllidaceae), a critically endangered Brazilian geophyte with horticultural potential. Acta Hort. 570:57-64.
  3. Preuss, K. D. 1999. Systematic investigations in the genus Griffinia Ker Gawler (Amaryllidaceae). 159 pp.

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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: Accessed 12 July 2020.