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Key to families | Table of families and genera
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Perennial, generally from bulb, coat membranous.
Stem: erect, generally cylindric, solid.
Leaf: basal, sessile.
Inflorescence: scapose, umbel-like or 1-flowered; bracts generally 2(8), conspicuous, ± fused.
Flower: perianth often with a conspicuous, ± tubular crown, parts 6, in 2 whorls, petal-like, [ free to] ± fused, radial or not; stamens 6, ± fused to perianth, ± united, anthers attached at base; ovary inferior, chambers 3, each many-ovuled, style 1, stigmas 1 or 3.
Fruit: generally capsule, dry, loculicidal, or fleshy berry.
± 60 genera, 800 species [Meerow & Snijman 2006 Aliso 22:355–366] —Scientific Editor: Thomas J. Rosatti.
Key to Amaryllidaceae
Perennial, bulb 8–45 mm.
Stem: compressed, 2-winged.
Leaf: several, to 10 cm, thread-like to broadly linear.
Inflorescence: umbel-like, 1–7 flowered, appearing before leaves withered; bracts 1–2; pedicels 25–70 mm.
Flower: nodding, perianth bell-shaped, crown 0.
Fruit: ± fleshy, loculicidal.
Seed: many, black.
2 species: naturalized in Eur, e US, elsewhere; native to s Europe. (Greek: white violet) [Lledo et al. 2004 Plant Syst Evol 246:223–243]
Previous taxon: Amaryllis belladonna
Next taxon: Leucojum aestivum
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) [year] Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html [accessed on month, day, year]
Citation for an individual treatment: [Author of taxon treatment] [year]. [Taxon name] in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, [URL for treatment]. Accessed on [month, day, year].
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