Genus: Hessea Herb.

 
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Amaryllideae
Subtribe: Strumariinae
Alternate family(ies): Liliaceae
Genus number: 5601
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons., Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.10 & App. III) over the earlier homonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 53) Hessea K. Bergius, nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Snijman, D. A. 1994. Systematics of Hessea, Strumaria and Carpolyza (Amaryllideae: Amaryllidaceae). Contr. Bolus Herb. 16:1-162.
  • Weichhardt-Kulessa, K. et al. 2000. Controversial taxonomy of Strumariinae (Amaryllidaceae) investigated by nuclear rDNA (ITS) sequences: 1. Hessea, Namaquanula, Kamiesbergia and Dewinterella. Pl. Syst. Evol. 223:1-13.
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Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Hessea
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=5601. Accessed 19 December 2018.