Genus: Metanarthecium Maxim.

Possible synonym of: Aletris L.

Family: Nartheciaceae
Alternate family(ies): Liliaceae, Melanthiaceae
Genus number: 7504
Last updated: 20-Apr-2006
Accession Count: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Kubitzki, K., ed. The families and genera of vascular plants.. (Kubitzki)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).. (F JapanOhwi)
  • Utech, F. H. 1978. Floral vascular anatomy of the monotypic Japanese Metanarthecium luteoviride Maxim. (Liliaceae - Melanthioideae). Ann. Carnegie Mus. 47:455-477.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Metanarthecium
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.