Iridaceae (Iris family)

Iridaceae is commonly known as the Iris Family. The Iridaceae is a family from Asparagales Order, splits from Liliopsida Class. It is a family among about 406 families in Magnoliophyta or Flowering Plants Division. The family consists of 80 genera and about 2,200 species.

Genera in Iridaceae:
  • Acidanthera
  • Duthiastrum
  • Larentia
  • Salpingostylis
  • Ainea
  • Eleutherine
  • Lethia
  • Savannosiphon
  • Alophia
  • Ennealophus
  • Libertia
  • Sessilanthera
  • Anapalina
  • Ferraria
  • Mastigostyla
  • Siphonostylis
  • Aristea
  • Freesia
  • Melasphaerula
  • Sisyrinchium
  • Babiana
  • Geissorhiza
  • Micranthus
  • Solenomelus
  • Bobartia
  • Gelasine
  • Moraea
  • Sparaxis
  • Calydorea
  • Geosiris
  • Nemastylis
  • Synnotia
  • Cardenanthus
  • Gladiolus
  • Neomarica
  • Syringodea
  • Chasmanthe
  • Herbertia
  • Nivenia
  • Tapeina
  • Cipura
  • Hesperantha
  • Oenostachys
  • Tapeinia
  • Cobana
  • Hesperoxiphion
  • Olsynium
  • Thereianthus
  • Crocosmia
  • Iridodictyum
  • Onira
  • Tigridia
  • Crocus
  • Iris
  • Orthrosanthus
  • Trimezia
  • Cyanixia
  • Isophysis
  • Patersonia
  • Tritonia
  • Cypella
  • Ixia
  • Phalocallis
  • Tritoniopsis
  • Devia
  • Juno
  • Pillansia
  • Watsonia
  • Dierama
  • Kelissa
  • Pseudotrimezia
  • Witsenia
  • Dietes
  • Klattia
  • Radinosiphon
  • Xenoscapa
  • Diplarrena
  • Lapeirousia
  • Romulea
  • Zygotritonia


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Belamcanda chinensis