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Genus: Chionodoxa Boiss.

Sometimes included in: Scilla L.

Family: Asparagaceae subfamily Scilloideae tribe Hyacintheae subtribe Hyacinthinae
Also sometimes placed in: Hyacinthaceae Liliaceae

Genus number: 13961
Last updated: 19-Jan-2010

List of Species Records in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk) [accepts].
  • Kubitzki, K., ed. 1990–. The families and genera of vascular plants. (Kubitzki) [= Scilla L.].
  • Speta, F. 1976. Uber Chionodoxa Boiss., ihre Gliederung und Zugehorigkeit zu Scilla L. Naturk. Jahrb. Stadt Linz 21:9–79. [= Scilla L.].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F) [accepts].
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar

Check other nomenclature databases for Chionodoxa:

  • ING: Index Nominum Genericorum
  • NCU-3e: Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (26 November 2015)

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