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  Amaryllidaceae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Amaryllidaceae is the botanical name of a family of flowering plants.
Resurrection of Themidaceae for the Brodiaea alliance, and Recircumscription of Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae and Agapanthoideae.
Amaryllidaceae in L. Watson and M.J. Dallwitz (1992 onwards).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Amaryllidaceae   (241 words)

  
 Amaryllidaceae
All Amaryllidaceae are perennials and apart from Clivia, Cryptostephanus and Scadoxus, which have rhizomes, the majority have bulbous storage organs.
Amaryllidaceae usually have numerous flowers held in an umbrella-like cluster at the end of a leafless stem, called a scape.
In South Africa, many Amaryllidaceae species are adapted to cope with wildfires and those that depend on fire to flower are appropriately known as fire lilies.
www.plantzafrica.com /plantab/amaryllid.htm   (891 words)

  
 Systematics of Amaryllidaceae based on cladistic analysis of plastid sequence data -- Meerow et al. 86 (9): 1325 -- ...
Björnstad, I. 1973 A revision of the genus Pancratium L. (Amaryllidaceae) in Africa south of the Sahara.
1996 Resurrection of Themidaceae for the Brodiaea alliance, and recircumscription of Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae and Agapanthoideae.
1995 Molecular systematics and biogeography of the Amaryllidaceae.
www.amjbot.org /cgi/content/full/86/9/1325   (6757 words)

  
 Phylogeny of Amaryllidaceae tribe Amaryllideae based on nrDNA ITS sequences and morphology -- Meerow and Snijman 88 ...
Amaryllidaceae tribe Amaryllideae is endemic to Africa, with
Snijman D. Kamiesbergia, a new monotypic genus of the Amaryllideae-Strumariinae (Amaryllidaceae) from the north-western Cape.
Traub H. 1965 Addenda to Traub's "The Genera of the Amaryllidaceae: (1963).".
www.amjbot.org /cgi/content/full/88/12/2321   (4762 words)

  
 Asparagales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Amaryllidaceae are usually bulbous herbs that can be recognised by their rather fleshy and 2-ranked leaves and their scapose, umbellate inflorescence of generally large flowers with six stamens and an inferior ovary.
Amaryllidaceae form an important component of the distinctive Cape geophyte flora (Proches et al.
Norbelladine alkaloids, unique to Amaryllidaceae, are tyrosine derivatives; they are responsible for the poisonous properties of a number of the species.
www.mobot.org /MOBOT/Research/APweb/orders/asparagalesweb.htm   (11076 words)

  
 Amaryllidaceae: The Amaryllis Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Amaryllidaceae is the family of amaryllis and related plants.
Members of the giant group Lilianae, the amaryllids are mostly bulbous plants, although some have a rhizome.
The Amaryllidaceae are now considered part of the Asparagales.
www.shieldsgardens.com /amaryllids/amaryllis.html   (283 words)

  
 Crinum
Lehmiller D.J. The Identity of Crinum americanum L. (Amaryllidaceae).
Lehmiller, D.J. Synopsis of the Genus Crinum (Amaryllidaceae) in Namibia.
Meerow, A.W., Lehmiller, D.J. and Clayton, J.R. Phylogeny and biogeography of Crinum L. (Amaryllidaceae) inferred from nuclear and limited plastid non-coding DNA sequences.
www.amaryllidaceae.org /Crinum/index.htm   (974 words)

  
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Amaryllidaceae: Florida taxa from the Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants
Amaryllidaceae: overview from the Virtual Flora of Swedish Vascular Plants
Amaryllidaceae: Full family nomenclature (Liliaceae) from the INSPV Project
www.csdl.tamu.edu /FLORA/cgi/gateway_family?fam=Amaryllidaceae   (156 words)

  
 ARS | Publication request: Pucara (Amaryllidaceae) Reduced to Synonymy with Stenomesson on the Basis of Nuclear and ...
Citation: Meerow, A.W., Van Der Werff, H. Pucara (Amaryllidaceae) reduced to synonymy with Stenomesson on the basis of nuclear and plastid DNA spacer sequences, and a new related species of Stenomesson.
Interpretive Summary: Using DNA sequences, the genus Pucara, a Peruvian member of the amaryllis family, is shown to actually be a species of the genus Stenomesson, the name Pucara leucantha is transferred to Stenomesson as S. leucanthum.
Technical Abstract: Pucara, a monotypic genus of Amaryllidaceae from Peru is transferred to Stenomesson as S. leucanthum, based on the phylogenetic position of Pucara resolved by nuclear and plastid DNA sequences.
ars.usda.gov /research/publications/Publications.htm?seq_no_115=155989   (247 words)

  
 Flowering Plant Families, UH Botany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Amaryllidaceae are perennial herbs from a bulb with contractile roots, comprising 50 genera and 870 species.
The leaves are alternate and more or less basal, simple, usually linear or lorate, flat, entire, parallel-veined, sheathing at base; stipules absent.
Zephyranthes candida, fairy lily, rain lily, white zephyr lily.
www.botany.hawaii.edu /faculty/carr/phylo_amaryllid.htm   (258 words)

  
 Plant family: amaryllidaceae
I use the GRIN online query system to determine plant families.
The list below shows the plants in my database listed as members of the amaryllidaceae family.
Click on the botanical name of any plant to go to the plant portrait.
www.robsplants.com /family.php?ceae=amaryllidaceae   (57 words)

  
 Amaryllidaceae   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
See list of important poisonous species in the Amaryllidaceae that are found in southern Africa.
In: Seed Plants of Southern Africa: Families and Genera (Ed.
Snijman, D.A. and Linder, H.P. Phylogenetic relationships, seed characters, and dispersal system evolution in Amaryllideae (Amaryllidaceae).
www.museums.org.za /bio/plants/amaryllidaceae/index.htm   (305 words)

  
 Hymenocallis sp. - Spider lily (Amaryllidaceae) - Plants of Hawaii - Thumbnail Images   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
- Spider lily (Amaryllidaceae) - Plants of Hawaii - Thumbnail Images
HEAR > USGS > Starr > Plants of Hawaii > Image Index > Thumbnails > Slide Show
Page created November 01, 2002 by Starr, and last updated November 25, 2006 by Starr.
www.hear.org /starr/hiplants/images/thumbnails/html/hymenocallis_sp.htm   (104 words)

  
 [pbs] Searching for a list of Amaryllidaceae plants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
[pbs] Searching for a list of Amaryllidaceae plants
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 SUSTAINABLE EXPLOITATION IN ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE, AN EXAMPLE: HIPPEASTRUM (AMARYLLIDACEAE
SUSTAINABLE EXPLOITATION IN ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE, AN EXAMPLE: HIPPEASTRUM (AMARYLLIDACEAE
Ornamental plants, wild resources, sustainable production, genetic information, population concept, Hippeastrum (Amaryllidaceae)
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