The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Beta

The genus Beta is in the family Amaranthaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Beta

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Beta campanulata Coss. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta chilensis auct. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta corolliflora Zosimovic ex Buttler Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta intermedia Bunge ex Boiss. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta lomatogona Fisch. & C.A.Mey. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta macrocarpa Guss. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta macrorhiza Steven Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta nana Boiss. & Heldr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta palonga R.K.Basu & K.K.Mukh. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta patula Aiton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta perennis Freyn Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Beta rubra Delile Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta trigyna Waldst. & Kit. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta trigynia Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Beta vulgaris L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 2

Statistics

The Plant List includes 50 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Beta. Of these 9 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 59 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Beta. 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 50 species names for the genus Beta recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 18.0%
Synonym 35 70.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 12.0%

All names

The status of the 109 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Beta recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 10.1%
Synonym 92 84.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 5.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 50 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Beta, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 9 35 0 0 44 88.0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 6 6 12.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 1 0 3 6.0%
WCSP (in review) 9 33 0 5 0 47 94.0%