Taxon profile


Melanthium L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Liliales »  family Melanthiaceae

Scientific synonyms

Evonyxis Raf.
Leimanthium Willd.

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

species Melanthium latifolium Desr. - Slender Bunchflower
species Melanthium parviflorum (Michx.) S. Wats. - Appalachian Bunchflower
species Melanthium virginicum L. - Virginia Bunchflower
species Melanthium woodii (J.W. Robbins ex Wood) Bodkin - Wood's Bunchflower

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1353210]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Melanthium Medikus, 1789]
Data retrieved on: 6 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Melanthium L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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