Zephyranthes caerulea

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Zephyranthes caerulea


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamilia: Amaryllidoideae
Tribus: Hippeastreae
Subtribus: Hippeastrinae
Genus: Zephyranthes
Species: Zephyranthes caerulea


Zephyranthes caerulea (Griseb.) Baker, Handb. Amaryll. 37. (1888)


  • Basionym
    • Amaryllis caerulea Griseb., Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 24: 320 (1879)
  • Homotypic
    • Habranthus caeruleus (Griseb.) Traub, (1950)
    • Hippeastrum caeruleum (Griseb.) Christenh. & Byng, Global Fl. 4: 59 (2018)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
      • Argentina Northeast; Brazil South; Brazil West-Central

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


  • Baker 1888. Handbook of the Amaryllideae 37.


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