The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Alafia

The genus Alafia is in the family Apocynaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Alafia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Alafia alba Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia barteri Oliv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia benthamii (Baill.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Alafia berrieri Jum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia calophylla Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia caudata Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia erythrophthalma (K.Schum.) Leeuwenb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia falcata Leeuwenb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia fuscata Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia giraultii Dubard ex Pichon Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Alafia insularis Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia intermedia Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia laxiflora Pierre ex Pichon Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Alafia lucida Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia microstylis K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia multiflora (Stapf) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia nigrescens Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia orientalis K.Schum. ex De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia parciflora Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia pauciflora Radlk. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia perrieri Jum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Alafia scandens (Thonn.) De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia schumannii Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia thouarsii Roem. & Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia vallium Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia verschuerenii De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia whytei Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Alafia zambesiaca Kupicha Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 63 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Alafia. Of these 26 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 6 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Alafia. 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 63 species names for the genus Alafia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 26 41.3%
Synonym 35 55.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 3.2%

All names

The status of the 69 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Alafia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 28 40.6%
Synonym 39 56.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 2.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 63 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Alafia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 26 31 0 0 57 90.5%
Medium confidence 0 4 0 0 4 6.3%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 3.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 4 0 2 0 6 9.5%
WCSP 26 31 0 0 0 57 90.5%