The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hygrophila

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Hygrophila

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Hygrophila abyssinica (Nees) T.Anderson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila acinos Heine Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila acutisepala Burkill Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila africana (T.Anderson) Heine Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila albobracteata Vollesen Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila angolensis (S.Moore) Heine Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila angusta Huber Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila anisocalyx Benoist Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila assurgens Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila asteracanthoides Lindau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila auriculata (Schumach.) Heine Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila barbata (Nees) T.Anderson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila baronii S. Moore Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila bengalensis S.K.Mandal, A.Bhattacharjee & Nayek Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila bequaertii De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila biplicata (Nees) Sreem. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila borellii (Lindau) Heine Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila brevituba (Burkill) Heine Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila caerulea T.Anderson Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila cataractae S.Moore Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila chevalieri Benoist Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila ciliata Burkill Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila ciliibractea Bremek. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila coerulea Martelli Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila corymbosa (Blume) Lindau Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila costata Nees Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila dimidiata Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila erecta (Burm.f.) Hochr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila evae Briq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila gigas Burkill Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila gilletii De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila glandulifera Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila glutinifolia Lindau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila gossweileri (S.Moore) Heine Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila gracillima Burkill Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila griffithii (T.Anderson) Sreem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila heinei Sreem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Hygrophila hippuroides Lindau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila hirsuta Nees Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila hispida Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila homblei De Wild. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila humistrata Rizzini Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila hypericifolia Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila illinoiensis A.Gray Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila incana Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila intermedia J.B.Imlay Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila katangensis De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila kyimbilensis Lindau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila laevis (Nees) Lindau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila limnophiloides (S.Moore) Heine Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila lindaviana Burkill Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila linearis Burkill Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila madurensis (N.P.Balakr. & Subram.) Karthik. & Moorthy Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila malabarica Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila mediatrix Heine Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila meianthus C.B.Clarke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila micrantha (Nees) T.Anderson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila microthamnia Lindau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila modesta Benoist Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila niokoloensis Berhaut Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila nyassica Gilli Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila oblongifolia Nees Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila obovata Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila obovata Wight Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila obovata Griff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila odora (Nees) T.Anderson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila okavangensis P.G. Mey. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila ovata Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila palmensis Pires de Lima Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila paraibana Rizzini Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila parishii (T.Anderson) Karthik. & Moorthy Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila pavala Kurz Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila perrieri Benoist Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila phlomoides Nees Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila pilosa Burkill Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila pobeguinii Benoist Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila pogonocalyx Hayata Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila polysperma (Roxb.) T.Anderson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila portoricensis Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila prunelloides Heine Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila pusilla Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila quadrangularis Lindau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila quadrangularis De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila radicans (Nees) Benoist Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila rhodesiae Lindau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila rhodesiana S.Moore Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila richardsiae Vollesen Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila ringens (L.) R. Br. ex Spreng. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Hygrophila ringens (L.) Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila ringoetii De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila sandwithii Bremek. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila saxatilis Ridl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila schottii Nees Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila senegalensis (Nees) T.Anderson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila serpyllum T.Anderson Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila sessilifolia Rizzini Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila spiciformis Lindau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila stagnalis Benoist Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila stocksii T.Anderson ex C.B.Clarke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila stricta (Vahl) Lindau Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila subsessilis C.B.Clarke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila surinamensis Bremek. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila tenera (Lindau) Heine Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila teuczii Lindau Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila thonneri De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila thwaitesii (Benth.) Heine Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila triflora (Roxb.) Fosberg & Sachet Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila tyttha Leonard Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hygrophila uliginosa S.Moore Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila undulata Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila urquiolae Greuter, R.Rankin & Palmarola Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila vanderystii S.Moore Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hygrophila velata Benoist Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 236 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Hygrophila. Of these 46 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 6 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Hygrophila. 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 236 species names for the genus Hygrophila recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 46 19.5%
Synonym 91 38.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 99 41.9%

All names

The status of the 242 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Hygrophila recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 47 19.4%
Synonym 95 39.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 100 41.3%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 236 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Hygrophila, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 46 76 0 0 122 51.7%
Low confidence 0 15 0 99 114 48.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 20 31 0 3 0 54 22.9%
WCSP (in review) 26 60 0 96 0 182 77.1%