The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hoodia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Hoodia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Hoodia albispina N.E. Br. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia alstonii (N.E. Br.) Plowes Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia bainii Dyer Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia barklyi Dyer Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia burkei N.E. Br. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia cactiformis (Hook.) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia coleorum Plowes Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia currorii (Hook.) Decne. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia dinteri Schltr. ex Dinter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia dinteri (A.Berger) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia dregei N.E. Br. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia felina (D.T.Cole) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia flava (N.E. Br.) Plowes Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia foetida Plowes Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia gibbosa Nel Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia gordonii (Masson) Sweet ex Decne. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia grandis (N.E. Br.) Plowes Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia haagnerae (Plowes) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia husabensis Nel Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia juttae Dinter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia langii Oberm. & Letty Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia longispina Plowes Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia lugardi N.E. Br. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia lugardii N.E. Br. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia macrantha Dinter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia marlothii (N.E.Br.) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia meloformis (Marloth) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia montana Nel Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia mossamedensis (L.C.Leach) Plowes Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia officinalis (N.E. Br.) Plowes Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Hoodia parviflora N.E.Br. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia pedicellata (Schinz) Plowes Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia perlata (Dinter) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia picta (N.E.Br.) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia pilifera (L. f.) Plowes Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Hoodia pillansii N.E. Br. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia rosea Oberm. & Letty Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia ruschii Dinter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia rustica (N.E. Br.) Plowes Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia similis Dinter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia similis (N.E.Br.) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia sociarum (A.C.White & B.Sloane) Halda Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Hoodia triebneri Schuldt Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia triebneri (Nel) Bruyns Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Hoodia whitesloaneana Dinter ex A.C.White & B.Sloane Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 56 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Hoodia. Of these 27 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 3 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Hoodia. 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 56 species names for the genus Hoodia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 27 48.2%
Synonym 11 19.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 18 32.1%

All names

The status of the 59 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Hoodia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 29 49.2%
Synonym 12 20.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 18 30.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 56 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Hoodia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.8%
Medium confidence 27 10 0 0 37 66.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 18 18 32.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 23 7 0 2 0 32 57.1%
WCSP 0 1 0 0 0 1 1.8%
WCSP (in review) 4 3 0 16 0 23 41.1%