Genus: Nectaroscordum Lindl.

Usually considered a synonym of: Allium L.

Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Allioideae
Tribe: Allieae
Alternate family(ies): Alliaceae, Liliaceae
Genus number: 8021
Last updated: 27-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Fay, M. F. & M. W. Chase. 1996. Resurrection of Themidaceae for the Brodiaea alliance, and recircumscription of Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae and Agapanthoideae. Taxon 45:448. Note: = Allium L.
  2. Friesen, N. et al. 2006. Phylogeny and new intrageneric classification of Allium (Alliaceae) based on nuclear ribosomal DNA ITS sequences. Aliso 22:372-395. Note: = Allium subg. Nectaroscordum
  3. Kubitzki, K., ed. 1990-. The families and genera of vascular plants. Note: = Allium L.
  4. Mes, T. H. M. et al. 1997. Criteria for sampling in Allium based on chloroplast DNA PCR-RFLP's. Syst. Bot. 22:701-712. Note: nested in Allium L. based on studies of chloroplast DNA

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
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