Genus: Isidrogalvia Ruiz & Pav.

Usually considered a synonym of: Harperocallis McDaniel

Family: Tofieldiaceae
Alternate family(ies): Liliaceae, Melanthiaceae, Nartheciaceae
Genus number: 6096
Last updated: 05-Jun-2019
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: a proposal for conservation (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9) has failed

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Applequist, W. L. 2012. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 64. Taxon 61:1113. Note: proposal not recommended, with the result that Harperocallis should be adopted for the combined genus
  2. Cruden, R. W. 1991. A revision of Isidrogalvia (Liliaceae), recognition for Ruiz and Pavón's genus. Syst. Bot. 16:270-282. URL:
  3. Remizowa, M. V. et al. 2011. Harperocallis is congeneric with Isidrogalvia (Tofieldiaceae, Alismatales): evidence from comparative floral morphology. Taxon 60:1076-1094.
  4. Sokoloff, D. D. et al. 2011. (2020) Proposal to conserve the name Isidrogalvia (Tofieldiaceae) with a conserved type. Taxon 60:909.

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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 15 September 2019.