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Inferences of biogeographical histories within subfamily Hyacinthoideae using S-DIVA and Bayesian binary MCMC analysis implemented in RASP (Reconstruct Ancestral State in Phylogenies).
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Subfamily Hyacinthoideae (Hyacinthaceae) comprises more than 400 species. Members are distributed in sub-Saharan Africa, Madagascar, India, eastern Asia, the Mediterranean region… Expand
Corticolous Species of the Genus Rinodina (Lichenized Ascomycetes, Physciaceae) in Southern Africa
Abstract: Mayrhofer, H., Obermayer, W. & Wetschnig, W. 2014. Corticolous species of the genus Rinodina (lichenized Ascomycetes, Physciaceae) in southern Africa. — Herzogia 27: 1–12. Four… Expand
Systematic Position of Three Little Known and Frequently Misplaced Species of Hyacinthaceae from Madagascar
In this paper we report on three endemic Hyacinthaceae of Madagascar originally described by PERRIER 1935 as Ornithogalum convallarioides, Scilla nossibeensis and Urginea volubilis (Fig. 3). TrnL-F… Expand
Massonia mimetica (Hyacinthaceae, Hyacinthoideae), a new remarkable species from South Africa
This work was partly supported by Fundacion Ramon Areces (Spain), University of Alicante (Spain) and Karl-Franzens-University (Austria).
The Scilla plumbea puzzle: present status of the genus Scilla sensu lato in southern Africa and description of Spetaea lachenaliiflora, a new genus and species of Massonieae (Hyacinthaceae)
We have studied a taxon from South Africa that has been hidden for more than 150 years within Scilla plumbea (Hyacinthaceae). However, phylogenetic reconstruction based on trnL-F data, morphological… Expand
Sagittanthera (Hyacinthaceae, Urgineoideae), a new buzz pollinated genus from the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa
Within the framework of a taxonomic revision of subfamily Urgineoideae, we here describe a new genus from south-eastern South Africa. Sagittanthera gen. nov. is at first sight related to Rhadamanthus… Expand
New combinations and lectotype designations in Asparagaceae subfam. Scilloideae
Hyacinthaceae (Asparagaceae subfam. Scilloideae) are commonly hysteranthous or proteranthous plants, in which leaves and inflorescences usually are not present simultaneously. Consequently, to… Expand
Massonia inaequalis (Asparagaceae, Scilloideae), a distinct new species from South Africa
Asparagaceae subfamily Scilloideae, tribe Hyacintheae is alternatively regarded as Hyacinthaceae subfam. Hyacinthoideae, a treatment we favour. Additional information on generic circumscriptions in… Expand
Massonia obermeyerae (Asparagaceae, Scilloideae), a new species from South Africa
As part of a taxonomic revision of the genus Massonia , a new species, M. obermeyerae is here described from South Africa. This species is at first sight similar to M. depressa , but it differs in… Expand
Massonia citrina (Hyacinthaceae, Hyacinthoideae)—a new species from the Western Cape Province (South Africa)
In the course of a taxonomic revision of the genus Massonia Houtt., Massonia citrina M.Pinter, Deutsch, U.Mull.- Doblies & D.Mull.-Doblies, a new species of this genus from the Western Cape Province… Expand