Taxon profile


Camassia Lindl.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Asparagaceae »  subfamily Scilloideae

Scientific synonyms

Bulbedulis Raf.
Cyanotris Raf.
Lemotrys Raf.
Quamasia Raf.
Sitocodium Salisb.
Stilla W. Young

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Camassia angusta (Engelm. & Gray) Blank. - Prairie Camas
species Camassia cusickii S. Wats. - Cusick's Camas

Camassia cusickii

species Camassia howellii S. Wats. - Howell's Camas
species Camassia leichtlinii (Baker) S. Watson - Large Camas

Camassia leichtlinii

species Camassia quamash (Pursh) Greene - Common Camash

Camassia quamash

species Camassia scilloides (Raf.) Cory - Atlantic Camas

Camassia scilloides

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1307462]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Camassia Lindley, 1832]
Data retrieved on: 13 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Camassia Lindl.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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