1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Behnia Didr.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical & S. Africa.

    [FZ]

    Flora Zambesiaca Behniaceae by J. Cowley

    Note
    Description as for the family. A monotypic and somewhat isolated genus.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Zimbabwe

    Behnia Didr. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Vidensk. Meddel. Naturhist. Foren. Kjøbenhavn 6: 182 (1854)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora Zambesiaca
    • ―Baker in F.C. 6: 274 (1897).
    • in Vidensk. Meddel. Dansk Naturhist. Foren. Kjøbenhavn 1854: 182 (1855).

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0