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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.
Zephyranthes (Amaryllidaceae)

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

Zephyranthes Herb. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Appendix: 36 (1821)

Accepted by

  • 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.

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

Neotropikey
Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
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