Plant Genera


Helonias

Family Code: HELONI
Genus Code: HELON
Genus CN: helonias
Genus Authority: L.
Genus Summary: A monotypic genus, an herb of temperate e. North America. Although Helonias has traditionally been considered a monotypic genus, Takahashi & Kawano (1989) have suggested that the closely related Heloniopsis and Ypsilandra (both of e. Asia) may be congeneric.
Genus References: Zomlefer (1997a)=Z; Utech in FNA (2002a); Tamura in Kubitzki (1998a).
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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