Zephyranthes Herb.

First published in Appendix: 36 (1821), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & Subtropical America.

Distribution

Native to:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Kansas, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Maryland, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, New Mexico, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Suriname, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Uruguay, Venezuela, Virginia, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Cape Provinces, Caroline Is., Chagos Archipelago, China South-Central, China Southeast, Cocos (Keeling) Is., Comoros, Cook Is., East Himalaya, Easter Is., Gilbert Is., Hawaii, India, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Line Is., Marianas, Marquesas, Marshall Is., Mauritius, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, Niue, Queensland, Samoa, Seychelles, Society Is., Solomon Is., Southwest Caribbean, Sri Lanka, Tokelau-Manihiki, Tonga, Tuamotu, Vanuatu, Wallis-Futuna Is., Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Carnevali, G., Duno, R., Tapia, J.L. & Ramírez, I.M. (2010). Reassessment of Zephyranthes (Amaryllidaceae) in the Yucatán peninsula including a new species, Z. orellanae. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 137: 39-48.
  • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 28, 1936 Rose, J.N. [1494] Mexico K000322355 Type Yes
Feb 1, 1881 Schaffner, J.G. [540] Mexico K000322360 Type Yes
Parry, C.C.; Palmer, E. [868] Mexico K000501811 No
Schaffner, J.G. [540] Mexico K000501810 No
Wood, J. R. I.; Soto, D. [26834] Bolivia K001581853 Yes
Mendoza, M.; Eduardo, A.; Escobar, D. [2481] Bolivia K001581845 Yes
Hartweg [219] Mexico K000400209 Type Yes
Parry, C.C.; Palmer, E. [870] Mexico K000322359 Type Yes
Mandon, G. [1194] Bolivia K000322349 Type Yes
Balls, E.K.; Gourlay, W.B. [B4145] Mexico K001093826 No
Hassler, E. [1411] Paraguay K000322352 Type Yes
Jan 1, 2002 [s.n.] Chile Myostemma K000098583 Type Yes
Habranthus K000523841 Unknown Type Material Yes
Verdcourt, B. [73] Tanzania Habranthus K:SPC-23554.000 No
Uruguay Habranthus K000523848 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Flora of the Cayman Islands

    • Flora of the Cayman Islands
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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
  • Neotropikey

    • Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0