Eucharis amazonica

From Wikispecies
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Eucharis amazonica


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamilia: Amaryllidoideae
Tribus: Eucharideae
Genus: Eucharis
Subgenus: E. subg. Heterocharis
Species: Eucharis amazonica


Eucharis amazonica Linden ex Planch., J. Gén. Hort. 12: 1216. 1857.


This name is:

  • Accepted by:
    • Meerow & Dehgan (1984)
    • Govaerts (2015)
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez & Strong (2005)
  • Not accepted by:
    • Espejo Serena & López-Ferrari (1993)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: America
      • Ascension; Dominican Republic; Haiti; Jamaica; Mexico Central; Mexico Southeast; Mexico Southwest; Peru; Puerto Rico; Trinidad-Tobago; Venezuela; Venezuelan Antilles;
  • Continental: Micronesia
      • Fiji; Leeward Is.; Society Is.; Solomon Is.; Windward Is.
  • Continental: Asie
      • Sri Lanka;

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2005) Monocotyledons and Gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 52: 1–415.
  • Espejo Serena, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1993). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 1(1): 1–76. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.. [as Eucharis grandiflora]
  • Govaerts, R. et al. 2015. Eucharis amazonica in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2015 Mar 21.
  • Meerow, A.W. & Dehgan, B. (1984). Re-establishment and lectotypification of Eucharis amazonica Linden ex Planchon (Amaryllidaceae). Taxon 33: 416–422.
  • Planchon, J.É. (1857) J. Gén. Hort. 12: 1216.
  • GBIF.

Vernacular names[edit]

suomi: Amatsoninlilja
Wikimedia Commons For more multimedia, look at Eucharis amazonica on Wikimedia Commons.