The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Avicennia

The genus Avicennia is in the family Acanthaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Avicennia

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Avicennia balanophora Stapf & Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Avicennia bicolor Standl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Avicennia germinans (L.) L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Avicennia integra N.C.Duke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 3
Avicennia mindanaense Elmer Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Avicennia officinalis L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Avicennia schaueriana Stapf & Leechm. ex Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Avicennia tonduzii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 38 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Avicennia. Of these 8 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 36 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Avicennia. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 38 species names for the genus Avicennia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 8 21.1%
Synonym 29 76.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 2.6%

All names

The status of the 74 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Avicennia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 14.9%
Synonym 62 83.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 38 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Avicennia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 8 29 0 0 37 97.4%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 1 1 2.6%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Avicennia is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 2.6%
WCSP 8 29 0 0 0 37 97.4%