Taxon profile


Red Squill
Drimia maritima (L.) Stearn

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Asparagaceae »  genus Drimia - liverseed grass

Scientific synonyms

Scilla maritima L.
Urginea maritima (L.) Baker
Charybdis maritima (L.) Speta
Squilla maritima (L.) Steinh.
Ornithogalum maritimum (L.) Lam.
Urginea scilla Steinh.
Stellaris scilla (L.) Moench

Least Concern LC


Drimia maritima - Red Squill

Author: WikiCommons user:שומבלע (Shoombala)

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Brachycerus argillaceus Reiche & Saulcy, 1858, Brachycerus barbarus (Linnaeus, 1758), Brachycerus aegyptiacus Olivier, 1807

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