Genus: Massonia Thunb. ex Houtt.

 
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Scilloideae
Tribe: Hyacintheae
Subtribe: Massoniinae
Alternate family(ies): Hyacinthaceae, Liliaceae
Genus number: 7314
Last updated: 19-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Jessop, J. P. 1976. Studies in the bulbous Liliaceae in South Africa: 6. The taxonomy of Massonia and allied genera. J. S. African Bot. 42:401-437.
  • Manning, J. C. et al. 2004. A revised generic synopsis of Hyacinthaceae in sub-Saharan Africa, based on molecular evidence, including new combinations and the new tribe Pseudoprospereae. Edinburgh J. Bot. 60:533-568.
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Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Massonia
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=7314. Accessed 15 December 2018.