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Phaedranassa dubia[1]
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Genus: Phaedranassa

Phaedranassa is a genus of South American and Central American plants in Amaryllis family, subfamily Amaryllidoideae.[2][1][3][4]

Species accepted as of (April 2015)[5][6]

formerly included[5]

Several names have been coined using the name Phaedranassa but referring to species now regarded as better suited in other genera (Eucrosia Rauhia Stenomesson). We provide links to help you locate appropriate information.


  1. ^ a b Herbert, William. 1845. Edwards's Botanical Register 31(misc.): plate 17 plus two subsequent text pages descriptions in Latin, commentary in English; full-page color illustration of Phaedranassa chloracra (syn of P. dubia)
  2. ^ Herbert, William. 1845. Edwards's Botanical Register 31(misc.): page 16 descriptions in Latin
  3. ^ Stevens, P.F., Angiosperm Phylogeny Website: Asparagales: Amaryllidoideae 
  4. ^ Jørgensen, P.M. & León-Yánes, S. (eds.) (1999). Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Ecuador: 1-1181. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  5. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  6. ^ The Plant List search for Phaedranassa