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Asparagales


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    • Agavales
    • Alliales
    • Amaryllidales
    • Asphodelales
    • Asteliales
    • Hypoxidales
    • Iridales
    • Ixiales
    • Narcissales
    • Tecophilaeales
    • Xanthorrhoeales
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  • Sources

    • found: NCBI taxonomy home page search, Sept. 23, 2003(Asparagales. Rank: order. Other names: Liliales-Asparagales group [in-part], Liliiflorae [in-part]. Class Liliopsida. Families within order: Agapanthaceae, Agavaceae, Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Aphyllanthaceae, Asparagaceae, Asphodelaceae, Asteliaceae, Blandfordiaceae, Boryaceae, Doryanthaceae, Hemerocallidaceae, Hyacinthaceae, Hypoxidaceae, Iridaceae, Ixiolirionaceae, Lanariaceae, Laxmanniaceae, Orchidaceae, Ruscaceae, Tecophilaeaceae, Themidaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae, Xeronemataceae)
    • found: UCMP Web lift to taxa, via WWW, Oct. 21, 2003("The Asparagales include nearly 5000 species of agaves, aloes, onions, day-lilies and related plants. As such, they are one of the most structurally diverse groups of monocots"; families: Agavaceae, Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Anthericaceae, Aphyllanthaceae, Asparagaceae, Asphodelaceae, Asteliaceae, Blandfordiaceae, Calectasiaceae, Convallariaceae, Cyanastraceae, Dasypogonaceae, Doryanthaceae, Dracaenaceae, Eriospermaceae, Hanguanaceae, Hemerocallidaceae, Herreriaceae, Hostaceae, Hyacinthaceae, Hypoxidaceae, Ixioliriaceae, Luzuriagaceae, Nolinaceae, Philesiaceae, Phormiaceae, Ruscaceae, Tecophilaeaceae, Velloziaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae)
    • found: Biodiversity explorer, via WWW, Oct. 21, 2003(Asparagales (order of Angiosperm plants). Agapanthaceae (agapanthus family), Agavaceae (agave, sisal family), Alliaceae (onions, garlic family), Amaryllidaceae, Anemarrhenaceae, Anthericaceae, Aphyllanthaceae, Asparagaceae (asparagus family), Asphodelaceae (e.g. Trachyandra), Asteliaceae, Behniaceae, Blandfordiaceae, Boryaceae, Convallariaceae, Doryanthaceae, Hemerocallidaceae, Herreriaceae, Hesperocallidaceae, Hyacinthaceae (e.g. Lachenalia), Hypoxidaceae (e.g. Spiloxene), Iridaceae (iris family), Ixioliriaceae, Lanariaceae, Laxmanniaceae, Orchidaceae (orchid family), Tecophilaeaceae, Themidaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae, Xeronemataceae)
    • found: Wikipedia, via WWW, Oct. 21, 2003(Asparagales is an order of monocots formerly grouped with the Liliales, many of which were even included in the Liliaceae.
    • found: Watson, L. The families of flowering plants, via WWW, Oct. 21, 2003(families listed in Asparagales: Agavaceae, Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Anemarrhenaceae, Anthericaceae, Aphyllanthaceae, Asparagaceae, Asphodelaceae, Behniaceae, Blandfordiaceae, Calectasiaceae, Convallariaceae, Cyanastraceae, Dasypogonaceae, Doryanthaceae, Dracaenaceae, Eriospermaceae, Hanguanaceae (?), Hemerocallidaceae, Herreriaceae, Hostaceae, Hyacinthaceae, Hypoxidaceae, Ixioliriaceae, Luzuriagaceae, Nolinaceae, Philesiaceae, Phormiaceae, Ruscaceae, Tecophilaeaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae)
    • found: Mabberley, D.J. The plant-book, c1997:pp. 780-781 (Order Asparagales, Subclass Liliidae, Class Monocotyledonae (Liliopsida). Families: Agavaceae, Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Anthericaceae, Aphyllanthaceae, Asparagaceae (incl. Ruscaceae), Asphodelaceae (incl. Aloaceae), Asteliaceae, Blandfordiaceae, Convallariaceae, Cyanastraceae, Doryanthaceae, Dracaenaceae, Eriospermaceae, Hemerocallidaceae, Hyacinthaceae, Hypoxidaceae, Luzuriagaceae, Philesiaceae, Phormiaceae, Tecophilaeaceae, Trilliaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae)
    • found: Stevens, P.F. Angiosperm phylogeny website, via WWW, Oct. 21, 2003:Asparagales (Asparagales. Includes Agapanthaceae, Agavaceae, Alliaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Aphyllanthaceae, Asparagaceae, Asphodelaceae, Asteliaceae, Blandfordiaceae, Boryaceae, Doryanthaceae, Hemerocallidaceae, Hesperocallidaceae, Hyacintheaceae, Hypoxidaceae, Iridaceae, Ixioliriaceae, Lanariaceae, Laxmanniaceae, Orchidaceae, Ruscaceae, Tecophilaeaceae, Themidaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae, Xeronemataceae. Synonymy: Agavales Hutchinson, Alliales Traub, Amaryllidales Bromhead, Asphodelales Doweld, Asteliales Dumortier, Hypoxidales Reveal & Doweld, Iridales Rafinesque, Ixiales Lindley, Narcissales Dumortier, Orchidales Rafinesque, Tecophilaeales Reveal, Xanthorrhoeales Reveal & Doweld)
    • notfound: ITIS, Oct. 21, 2003
  • LC Classification

    • QK495.A14
  • Change Notes

    • 2003-09-23: new
    • 2003-11-28: revised
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