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Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamilia: Amaryllidoideae
Tribus: Eustephieae
Genus: Chlidanthus
Species: C. boliviensis – C. cardenasii – C. fragrans – C. soratensis – C. traubii – C. yabiensis
Source(s) of checklist:

Govaerts, R. et al. 2018. Chlidanthus in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2018 Jul. 29. Reference page.

Name

Chlidanthus Herb. 1821

Type species: Chlidanthus fragrans Herb.

References

Herbert, W., 1821: App. 46

Links

Govaerts, R. et al. 2018. Chlidanthus in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2018 Jul. 29. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2018. Chlidanthus. Published online. Accessed: Jul. 29 2018.
Global Biodiversity Information Facility. 2019. GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset. Taxon: Chlidanthus. .

Chlidanthus is a genus that consists of 10 species of tender bulbs from tropical South America, mostly natives to the Andes. The botanical name comes from the Greek, meaning "delicate flower".[1] The plants have large spherical bulbs with gray-green, strap-shaped leaves 30 cm long arising from the base. In late spring to early summer, clusters of 3-4 large, strong citrus-scented fragrant, funnel-shaped flowers 10–13 cm long held terminally on stalks 25 cm high, colored in yellow, pink or red.
Species

Chlidanthus boliviensis
Chlidanthus cardenasii
Chlidanthus cumingii
Chlidanthus ehrenbergii
Chlidanthus fragrans (perfumed fairy lily)
Chlidanthus luteus
Chlidanthus marginatus
Chlidanthus soratensis
Chlidanthus traubii
Chlidanthus yaviensis
References

Barnes, Donald (2018-01-06). "Chlidanthus". Green Valley Supply. Retrieved 2019-07-09.

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