The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Acorus

The genus Acorus is in the family Acoraceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Acorus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Acorus brevispathus K.M. Liu Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Acorus calamus L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Acorus gramineus Aiton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acorus heeri Berry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Acorus ziangyeus Z.Y. Zhu Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 39 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Acorus. Of these 2 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 13 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Acorus. 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 39 species names for the genus Acorus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 2 5.1%
Synonym 34 87.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 7.7%

All names

The status of the 52 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Acorus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 7.7%
Synonym 45 86.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 5.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 39 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Acorus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 2 34 0 0 36 92.3%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 3 3 7.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 3 0 3 7.7%
WCSP 2 34 0 0 0 36 92.3%