The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Elytraria

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Elytraria

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Elytraria acaulis (L.f.) Lindau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria bissei H.Dietr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria bromoides Oerst. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria carolinensis (J.F.Gmel.) Pers. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria cubana Alain Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria filicaulis Borhidi & O.Muñiz Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria imbricata (Vahl) Pers. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria ivorensis Dokosi Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria klugii Leonard Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria macrophylla Leonard Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria madagascariensis (Benoist) E.Hossain Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria marginata Vahl Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria maritima J.K.Morton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria mexicana Fryxell & S.D.Koch Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria minor Dokosi Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria nodosa E.Hossain Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria planifolia Leonard Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria prolifera Leonard Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria shaferi (P.Wilson) Leonard Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria spathulifolia Borhidi & O.Muñiz Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria tuberosa Leonard Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elytraria virgata Michx. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1

Statistics

The Plant List includes 56 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Elytraria. Of these 21 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 8 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Elytraria. 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 56 species names for the genus Elytraria recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 37.5%
Synonym 30 53.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 5 8.9%

All names

The status of the 64 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Elytraria recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 32.8%
Synonym 36 56.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 10.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 56 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Elytraria, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 20 12 0 0 32 57.1%
Low confidence 1 18 0 5 24 42.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 7 0 0 0 7 12.5%
WCSP 0 1 0 2 0 3 5.4%
WCSP (in review) 21 22 0 3 0 46 82.1%