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Taxon: Chlorophytum capense (L.) Voss

Genus: Chlorophytum
Family: Asparagaceae subfamily: Agavoideae. Also placed in: Agavaceae Anthericaceae Liliaceae
Nomen number: 10300
Place of publication: Vilm. Blumengärtn. ed. 3, 1:1086. 1895
Comment: non Chlorophytum capense auct. (= C. comosum (Thunb.) J. Jacq.)
Name verified on: 24-Dec-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 24-Dec-2013
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape

References:

  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Chlorophytum capense (L.) Voss:

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?10300 (27 November 2014)

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