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This genus is accepted, and its native range is SE. U.S.A. to Venezuela.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Costa Rica, El Salvador, Florida, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Nicaragua, Texas, Venezuela

Schoenocaulon A.Gray appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 4: 127 (1837)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kim, J.S., Hong, J.-K., Chase, M.W., Fay, M.F. & Kim, J.-H. (2013). Familial relationships of the monocot order Liliales based on a molecular phylogenetic analysis using four plastid loci: matK, rbcL, atpB and atpF-H Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 5-21.

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