The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Anacardium

The genus Anacardium is in the family Anacardiaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Anacardium

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Anacardium amapaense J.D.Mitch. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium amilcarianum Machado Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium brasiliense Barb.Rodr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium caracolii Mutis ex Alba Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium corymbosum Barb.Rodr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium cuneifolium Buch.-Ham. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium curatellaefolium A. St.-Hil. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Anacardium curatellifolium A.St.-Hil. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium dubium Roxb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium excelsum (Bertero ex Kunth) Skeels Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium fruticosum J.Mitch. & S.A.Mori Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium giganteum Hancock ex Engl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium humile A.St.-Hil. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium kuhlmannianum Machado Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium microsepalum Loes. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium nanum A.St.-Hil. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium negrense Pires & Fróes Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium occidentale L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium othonianum Rizzini Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium parvifolium Ducke Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium rondonianum Machado Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium semecarpus Buch.-Ham. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium spruceanum Benth. ex Engl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium subcordatum C.Presl Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Anacardium tenuifolium Ducke Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 38 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Anacardium. Of these 20 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 4 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Anacardium. 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 38 species names for the genus Anacardium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 52.6%
Synonym 12 31.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 15.8%

All names

The status of the 42 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Anacardium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 47.6%
Synonym 16 38.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 14.3%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 38 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Anacardium, 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 84.2%
Low confidence 0 0 0 6 6 15.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 2.6%
WCSP (in review) 20 12 0 5 0 37 97.4%