Griffinia alba K.D.Preuss & Meerow

First published in Novon 10: 320 (2000)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Brazil (Pernambuco, Alagoas). It is a bulbous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Brazil Northeast

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Alves-Araújo, A., Dutilh, J.H.A. & Alves, M. (2009). Amaryllidaceae s.s., Alliaceae s.s. no Nordeste Brasileiro. Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 60: 311-331.
  • Campos-Rocha, A., Meerow, A.W. & Viana Lima, D.A. (2019). The rediscovery of Griffinia alba (Amaryllidaceae), a poorly known and endangered species. Brittonia 71: 134-143.
  • Giulietti & al. (2009). Plantas raras do Brasil: 1-496. Conservação International, Belo Horizonte, MG.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Campos-Rocha, A., Meerow, A.W. & Viana Lima, D.A. (2019). The rediscovery of Griffinia alba (Amaryllidaceae), a poorly known and endangered species. Brittonia 71: 134-143.

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0