Taxon profile


Butterfly Mariposa Lily
Calochortus venustus Douglas ex Benth.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Liliales »  family Liliaceae - lily family »  genus Calochortus - mariposa lily

Scientific synonyms

Calochortus venustus var. carolii Cockerell
Calochortus venustus var. purpurascens S. Wats.
Calochortus venustus var. sanguineus Horton
Calochortus venustus var. sulphureus Purdy

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Calochortus venustus Douglas ex Benth.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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