Alstroemeriaceae


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Noun1.Alstroemeriaceae - one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely acceptedAlstroemeriaceae - one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; sometimes included in subfamily Amaryllidaceae
liliid monocot family - family of monocotyledonous plants of the subclass Liliidae; mostly herbs usually with petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, lily family - includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae
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More conspicuously monosymmetric are Alstroemeriaceae with monosymmetric nectar guides in Alstroemeria (Bayer, 1998), Colchicaceae with sharply angled style in Gloriosa (Werth, 1956; Endress, 1994, Nordenstam, 1998), Corsiaceae with a strongly monosymmetric perianth (Neinhuis & Ibisch, 1998), Liliaceae with a spur in one of the six tepals in Fritillaria sect.
This explains why many new species of different plant families have recently been discovered in that region, as exemplified by Alstroemeriaceae, Alstromeria capixaba M.
Neyland 1025 AF203681 Lilioids Alstroemeriaceae Alstroemeria pulchra Sims R.