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This genus is accepted, and its native range is W. South America.
Hesperoxiphion niveum

Native to:

Bolivia, Colombia, Peru

Hesperoxiphion Baker appears in other Kew resources:

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 16: 127 (1877)

Accepted by

  • Goldblatt, P. & Manning, J.C. (2008). The Iris family: natural history and classification: 1-290. Timber Press, Portland, Oregon.
  • Ravenna, P. (2009). A survey in the genus Cypella and its allies (Iridaceae) Onira; Botanical Leaflets 12: 1-11.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0