Schoenolirion

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Rush-lily
Schoenolirion croceum.jpg
Schoenolirion croceum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Genus: Schoenolirion
Durand[1]
Synonyms[1]

Schoenolirion, Rush-lily, is a genus of three recognized species of flowering plants, all endemic to the southeastern United States.[1][2][3] In the APG III classification system, the genus is placed in the family Asparagaceae, subfamily Agavoideae (formerly the family Agavaceae).[4]

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 2011-05-26 , search for "Schoenolirion"
  2. ^ "Schoenolirion", Flora of North America, Vol. 26, p. 312, retrieved 2014-12-17 
  3. ^ Biota of North America Program, 2013 county distribution maps
  4. ^ Chase, M.W.; Reveal, J.L. & Fay, M.F. (2009), "A subfamilial classification for the expanded asparagalean families Amaryllidaceae, Asparagaceae and Xanthorrhoeaceae", Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 161 (2): 132–136, doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00999.x