Genus: Lampranthus N. E. Br.

Family: Aizoaceae
Subfamily: Ruschioideae
Tribe: Ruschieae
Alternate family(ies): Mesembryanthemaceae
Genus number: 6495
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 14 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Oscularia Schwantes, nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Klak, C. et al. 2003. A molecular systematic study of the Lampranthus group (Aizoaceae) based on the chloroplast trnL-trnF and nuclear ITS and 5S NTS sequence data. Syst. Bot. 28:70-85. URL:

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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Lampranthus
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 4 July 2020.