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Nothoscordum striatum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Allioideae
Genus: Nothoscordum

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Nothoscordum is a genus in the flowering plant family Amaryllidaceae, subfamily Allioideae.[1] It is probably paraphyletic.[2]


According to the World Checklist of Selected Plant Families as of May 2011, the genus contains the following species:[3]

Species which have been assigned to Nothoscordum but are now placed elsewhere include:[3]


  1. ^ Stevens, P.F. (2001 onwards), Angiosperm Phylogeny Website: Asparagales: Allioideae 
  2. ^ Michael F. Fay, Paula J. Rudall, and Mark W. Chase. 2006. "Molecular studies of subfamily Gilliesioideae (Alliaceae)". Aliso 22(Monocots: Comparative Biology and Evolution):367-371. ISSN 0065-6275.
  3. ^ a b WCSP (2011), World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 2011-05-25 , search for "Nothoscordum"