Schelhammera

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Liliopsida
Subclassis: Liliidae
Ordo: Liliales
Familia: Colchicaceae
Genus: Schelhammera
Species: S. multiflora - S. undulata

Name

Schelhammera R.Br.

References

* Brown, R., Prodromus Florae Novae Hollandiae, 273. 1810.

Schelhammera is a genus of perennial flowering plants in the family Colchicaceae, comprising two species.

Schelhammera undulata R.Br., native to New South Wales and Victoria[1]

Schelhammera multiflora R.Br., native to Queensland[2], New Guinea and Malesia.[3]

The genus was first formerly described by botanist Robert Brown in 1810 in Prodromus Florae Novae Hollandiae.[2] The genus was named in honour of G. L. Schelhammer.

References

^ Harden G.J.. "Genus Schelhammera". PlantNET - New South Wales Flora Online. Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust, Sydney Australia. Retrieved 2009-02-06.
^ a b "Scelhammera". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government, Canberra. Retrieved 2009-02-06.
^ Kramer, Karl Ulrich, Klaus Kubitzki, Herbert Huber and P. S. Green. The families and genera of vascular plants Volume III. Springer. ISBN 3540640606. Retrieved 2009-02-17.

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