Taxon profile


Olsynium Raf.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Iridaceae »  subfamily Iridoideae

Scientific synonyms

Chamelum Phil.
Ona Ravenna
Phaiophleps Raf.
Psithyrisma Herb.
Symphyostemon Miers

Included taxa

Number of records: 17

species Olsynium acaule (Klatt) Goldblatt
species Olsynium andinum (Phil.) Ravenna
species Olsynium biflorum (Thunb.) Goldblatt

Olsynium biflorum

species Olsynium bodenbenderi (Kurtz) Goldblatt
species Olsynium chrysochromum J.M. Watson & A.R. Flores
species Olsynium douglasii (A. Dietr.) Bickn. - Douglas' Grasswidow
species Olsynium filifolium (Gaudich.) Goldblatt
species Olsynium junceum (E. Mey. ex C. Presl) Goldblatt
species Olsynium lyckholmii (Dusén) Goldblatt
species Olsynium nigricans (Phil.) R.A. Rodr. & Martic.

Olsynium nigricans

species Olsynium obscurum (Cav.) Goldblatt
species Olsynium philippii (Klatt) Goldblatt
species Olsynium porphyreum (Kraenzl.) Ravenna
species Olsynium scirpoideum (Poepp.) Goldblatt
species Olsynium stoloniferum Ravenna
species Olsynium trinerve (Baker) R.A. Rodr. & Martic.
species Olsynium villosum Ravenna

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1041044]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Olsynium Rafinesque, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Olsynium Raf.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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