Taxon profile


Orthrosanthus Sweet

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

Scientific synonyms

Eveltria Raf.

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Orthrosanthus acorifolius (Kunth) Ravenna
species Orthrosanthus chimboracensis (Kunth) Baker
species Orthrosanthus exsertus (R.C. Foster) Ravenna
species Orthrosanthus laxus (Endl.) Benth.

Orthrosanthus laxus

species Orthrosanthus monadelphus Ravenna
species Orthrosanthus muelleri Benth.
species Orthrosanthus occissapungus (Ruiz ex Klatt) Diels

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1101540]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Orthrosanthus Sweet, 1829]
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 Orthrosanthus Sweet]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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