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Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamilia: Allioideae
Tribus: Gilliesieae
Subtribus: Gilliesiinae
Genus: Trichlora
Species: T. huascarana – T. lactea – T. peruviana – T. sandwithii

Trichlora Baker, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 13: t. 1237. (1877)

Type species: Trichlora peruviana Baker, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 13: t. 1237. (1877)


Baker, J.G., 1877. Hooker's Icones Plantarum; or Figures, with brief Descriptive Characters and Remarks of New or Rare Plants, 13: 29.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Trichlora in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 Feb. 27. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2019. Trichlora. Published online. Accessed: Feb. 27 2019.

Trichlora is a genus of Peruvian plants in the onion subfamily within the Amaryllis family.[1][2] There are 4 known species, all endemic to Perú.[3][4][5][6][7]

Trichlora huascarana Ravenna[7] - Perú (Ancash)
Trichlora lactea Ravenna[7] - Perú (Cajamarca )
Trichlora peruviana Baker[1] - Perú (Lima, Cusco)
Trichlora sandwithii Vargas[5] - Perú (Apurímac)


John Gilbert Baker. 1877. Hooker's Icones Plantarum vol 13, plate 1237 line drawing of Trichlora peruviana
John Gilbert Baker. 1877. Hooker's Icones Plantarum vol 13, page 29 description in Latin, figure captions and habitat information in English
Kew World Checklist to Selected Plant Families
The Plant List search for Trichlora
Vargas C., C. 1969. Especies nuevas para la flora del Sur Perú. Biota 8(61): 33–40.
Macbride, J. F. 1936. Liliaceae, Flora of Peru. Publications of the Field Museum of Natural History, Botanical Series 13(1/3): 617–630
Ravenna, Pierfelice. 2000. Onira 4: 31-32

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