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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Alstroemeriaceae

Peruvian lily
lily of the Incas

Hierarchical position of the Family Alstroemeriaceae

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
   Classis  Liliopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xv, 17. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: Monocots
   Subclassis  Liliidae J.H. Schaffn.
pub. Ohio Naturalist 11: 413. Dec 1911.
   SuperOrdo  Lilianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 473. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Alstroemeriales Hutch.
pub. Fam. Fl. Pl. 2: 12, 111. 1934.
   Familia  Alstroemeriaceae Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 57, 58. 1829, nom. cons.

Named members of the Family Alstroemeriaceae

   Subfamilia  Alstroemerioideae Herb.
pub. Amaryllidaceae: 87. late Apr 1837.
   Tribus  Alstroemerieae Bernh.
pub. Flora 23: 425. 21 Jul 1840.
   Genus  Alstroemeria L.
pub. (1762)
common name: lily of the Incas, Peruvian lily
   Genus  Bomarea Mirb.
   Genus  Leontochir Phil.
   Genus  Schickendantzia Pax

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.

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