Liliaceae Segregated According to Brummitt (1992)

                                                                              Jesse L. Saylor


             Notes indicate the differences from: Dahlgren, R.M.T, H.T. Clifford, and P.F. Yeo. 1985. The Families

 of the Monocotyledons: Structure, Evolution, and Taxonomy. Springer-Verlag New York Inc., 175 Fifth Ave.,

 New York, New York 10010. 520 pages. $395.95

QK/495/.A14/D33/1985

             Dahlgren(1985) segregates 22 families from the Liliaceae, and his classification is followed by Brummitt

 and a number of other plant taxonomists. Mabberley(1997, 2nd ed.) says he reluctantly follows Dahlgren.


Alliaceae

Agapanthus(068)

Allium(067)

Brodiaea(067)

Ipheion(068)

Leucocoryne

Triteleia(068)

Alstroemeriaceae

Alstroemeria(068)

Amaryllidaceae

Amaryllis(068)

Chlidanthus(067)

Crinum(068)

Galanthus(065)

Hippeastrum

Hymenocallis(068)

Leucojum(065)

Lycoris(068)

Narcissus(066)

Pancratium(068)

Sprekelia(067)

Sternbergia(068)

Zephyranthes(068)

Anthericaceae

Leucocrinum(067) Dahlgren includes in

                          Hostaceae.

Asparagaceae

Asparagus

Asphodelaceae

Eremurus(067)

Kniphofia(068)

Colchicaceae

Bulbocodium(066) Dahlgren includes in

                          Colchicum.

Colchicum(068)

Gloriosa(068)

Convallariaceae

    (Dahlgren segregates Disporum, Medeola,

                Streptopus, and Uvularia to Uvulariaceae)

Clintonia(069)

Convallaria(067)


Disporum(069)

Liriope(018)

Maianthemum(069)

Medeola(069)

Ophiopogon(018)

Polygonatum(069)

Smilacina(069)

Streptopus(069)

Uvularia(069)

Hemerocallidaceae

Hemerocallis(068)

Hostaceae

    (Dahlgren uses Funkiaceae for Hostaceae)

Hosta(068)

Hyacinthaceae

Bowiea

Brimeura(067)

Camassia(067)

Chionodoxa(065)

X Chionoscilla(065)

Endymion(065) (Hyacinthoides)

Eucomis(068)

Galtonia(068)

Hyacinthella(067)

Hyacinthus(067)

Muscari(066)

Onithogalum(067)

Puschkinia(066)

Scilla(065)

Ixioliriaceae

Ixiolirion(067)

Liliaceae (sensu strictu)

Erythronium(069)

Fritillaria(066)

Lilium(068)

Tulipa(067)

Trilliaceae

Trillium(069)