The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Xerosiphon

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Xerosiphon

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Xerosiphon angustiflorus (Mart.) Pedersen Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Xerosiphon aphyllus (Pohl ex Moq.) Pedersen Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 8 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Xerosiphon. Of these 2 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Xerosiphon. 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 8 species names for the genus Xerosiphon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 2 25.0%
Synonym 5 62.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 12.5%

All names

The status of the 9 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Xerosiphon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 2 22.2%
Synonym 6 66.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 11.1%

The confidence with which the status of the 8 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Xerosiphon, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 2 5 0 0 7 87.5%
Low confidence 0 0 0 1 1 12.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
WCSP (in review) 2 5 0 1 0 8 100%