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

References for genus:

  • Meerow, A. W. et al. 1999. Systematics of Amaryllidaceae based on cladistic analysis of plastid sequence data. Amer. J. Bot. 86:1325-1345.
  • Meerow, A. W. et al. 2002. Griffinia (Amaryllidaceae), a critically endangered Brazilian geophyte with horticultural potential. Acta Hort. 570:57-64.
  • Preuss, K. D. 1999. Systematic investigations in the genus Griffinia Ker Gawler (Amaryllidaceae). 159 pp.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Griffinia
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 17 June 2019.