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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Iridaceae
Iridaceae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Botany in DwCA, NMNH Botany in DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Egypt Species List, Conabio, USDA PLANTS images, EOL authors, IABIN, eFloras, Wright and Seltmann, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Andorra Species List, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bhutan Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Bosnia and Herzegovina Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Eritrea Species List, Estonia Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Falkland Islands Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Gibraltar Species List, Greece Species List, Greenland Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guernsey Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Haiti Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, Iceland Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kosovo Species List, Kuwait Species List, Kyrgyzstan Species List, Lebanon Species List, Lesotho Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mali Species List, Malta Species List, Mayotte Species List, Mongolia Species List, Montenegro Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, North Korean Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Reunion Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, Somalia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Syria Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Tibet Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, Flora of Zimbabwe, and South Pacific Species List
Iridaceae Juss.
Family recognized by Flora do Brasil
Limniris (Tausch) Fuss
Recognized by Environments EOL

Alternative Names

Acaste Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aglaea Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ainea Ravenna
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alatavia Rodion.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anactorion Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anisanthus Sweet
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anomalostylus R. C. Foster
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Anomatheca
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anomaza Laws.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aristaea A. Rich.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aristea Sol.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ballosporum Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bauxia Neck.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Beilia Eckl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Belamcanda Adans.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Belendenia Rafinesque 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bermudiana Mill.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Bertera Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Biris Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Botherbe Steud. ex Klatt
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Bulbocodium Ludw.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Callanthus Rchb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Catila Ravenna
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Celasine Pritz.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chamaeiris Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chamaelum Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chamoletta Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chlamydostylus Baker
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Cipura Klotzsch ex Klatt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Colima
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Colima (P. F. Ravenna) A. Rodríguez & L. Ortiz-Catedral 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coresantha Alef.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coresanthe Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crocaceae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Crocosma Klatt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cruikshanksia Rchb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cypella Klatt
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Diaphane Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diasia DC.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dicrama Klatt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dietes Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diplarrhena R. Br.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Echthronema Herb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Engysiphon G. J. Lewis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eremiris (Spach) Rodion.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eriphilema Herb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Eriphlema Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eurynotia R. C. Foster
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Eustylis Engelm. & A. Gray
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Eustylus Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Evansia Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eveltria Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Exohebea R. C. Foster
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ezeria Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ferraria L.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Freesea Eckl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Freuchenia Eckl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Galatea Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Galatea Salisb. ex Kuntze
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Galathea Liebm.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Galathea Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Galaxiaceae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Gattenhofia Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geanthus Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geisorrhiza Rchb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geissoriza Klatt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geissorrhiza D. Dietr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Genlisea Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Genlisia Rchb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Genorisis Geerinck
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geosiridaceae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Gladanthera J. Garitty 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gladiolaceae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Gladiolus Gaertn.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glumosia Herb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Hecaste Sol. ex Schum.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Helixira Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Helixyra Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hesperanthus Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Homoglad Ingram
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Houttuynia Houtt.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Houtuynia Thunb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hyalis Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hydastylis Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hydastylus Dryand. ex Salisb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Hydastylus Salisb. ex E. P. Bicknell
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hydrastylis Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hymenostigma Hochst.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ilmu Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ioniris Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Iriastrum Heist. ex Fabr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Iridaceae Juss. 1789
Synonym according to NCBI
Iridinium Wessel 1855
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Iridopsis Welw. ex Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Irites Lesquereux 1888
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Isis Tratt.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Isophysidaceae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Itysa Ravenna
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Ixiaceae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (synonym)
Joniris (Spach) Klatt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kelissa Ravenna
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lansbergia de Vriese
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Lapeyrousa Poir.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lechlera Griseb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lemonia Pers.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lilio-gladiolus Trew
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Limnirion Opiz
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Limniris (Tausch) Fuss
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Marica Herb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Marica Schreb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Meriana Trew
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Micranthos St.-Lag.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Moraea Mill. ex L.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Moroea Franch. & Sav.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Morphixia Ker Gawl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nematostigma A. Dietr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nemostylis Herb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neubeckia Alef.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neuberia Eckl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nymanima Kuntze
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nymanina O. Kuntze 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oncocyclus Siemssen
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Onira Ravenna
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ophioiris (Y. T. Zhao) Rodion.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oreolirion E. P. Bicknell
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Orthosanthus Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Orthrosanthes Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ovieda Spreng.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paneguia Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pardancanda Lenz
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pardanthus Ker Gawl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pardinia Herb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paulomagnusia Kuntze
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Petamenes Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Peyrousia Poir.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phaianthes Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phaiophleps Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Plantia Herb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Poarchon Allem.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Poarchon Allemão
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pogadelpha Raf.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Polia Ten.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pseudo-iris Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psilosiphon Welw. ex Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psythirhisma Herb. ex Lindl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Remaclea C. Morr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Remaclea C. Morren
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Rochea Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Roterbe Klatt
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Safran Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schweiggera E. Mey. ex Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sclerosiphon Nevski
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sessilanthera Molseed & Cruden
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sisyrinchium Eckl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sisyrinchium Mill.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sisyrrinchium Hook. & Arn.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Solenanthus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Souza Vell.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Sparanthera Ciferri & Giacom.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spatalanthus Sweet
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spathula (Tausch) Fourr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphaerospora Klatt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphaerospora Sweet
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Susarium Phil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sympa Ravenna
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Symphyodolon Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Synnetia Sweet
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Synnottia Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Syorhynchium Hoffmanns.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sysirinchium Engelm. & A. Gray
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tamia Ravenna
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Taumastos Raf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tekelia Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tekelia Scop.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thelysia Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thelysia Salisbury ex Parlatore 1856
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tilesia Thunb. ex Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trichomema Gray
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trifurcaria Endl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trifurcia Herb.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Trimeza Salisb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tritonixia Klatt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tucma Ravenna
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Valsonica Scop.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vieusseuxia D. Delaroche
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Waitzia Rchb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Weihea Eckl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wredowia Eckl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wuerthia Regel
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xanthocromyon H. Karst.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Xanthocromyon Karst.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xeris Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xuris Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xyphidium Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xyphion Medik.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xyridion (H. G. L. Reichenbach) Klatt 1872
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xyridium Steud.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zygella S. Moore
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
× Gladanthera Joan Wright
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

iris family preferred
Iris family
Recognized by Flora of Zimbabwe

Arabic

سوسنية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Asturian

iridacees preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Süsənkimilər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Iridazeo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Касачовыя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Sverdliljefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Перуникови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Iridàcia preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Perunikovke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

kosatcovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Iris-familien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Lissenfamilie preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Iridacoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Võhumõõgalised preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Kurjenmiekkakasvit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

Iridacées preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Galician

Iridáceas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Schwertliliengewächse preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, mckinnel, and admin

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Ιριδοειδή preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

אירוסיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Nősziromfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

Iridacee preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

アヤメ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Құртқашаштар тұқымдасы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Чекилдектер тукуму preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Famîleya sosinan preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

skalbju dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
īrisu dzimta
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Vilkdalginiai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Перуники preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

ഇറിഡേസീ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Sverdliljefamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

زنبقیان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Kosaćcowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Quechua

Hamachi yura rikch'aq ayllu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Ирисовые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

kosatcovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Iridáceas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Irisväxter preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

ఇరిడేసి preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์ว่านแม่ยับ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Süsengiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Півникові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Irisplaanten preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Škleńčicowe rostliny preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Gulsapsardoshlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Diên vĩ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Ku Arab

فامیلەیا سۆسنان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Ku Latn

Famîleya sosinan preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

ست رنگی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Iridaceae

GBIF classification

Plantae
Tracheophyta
Liliopsida
Asparagales
Iridaceae (this page)

IUCN

Plantae
Tracheophyta
Liliopsida
Liliales