The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Rauvolfia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Rauvolfia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Rauvolfia amsoniifolia A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia andina Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia anomala Rapini & I.Koch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia aphlebia (Standl.) A.H.Gentry Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia arborea Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia bahiensis A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia balansae (Baill.) Boiteau Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Rauvolfia biauriculata Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia bilabiata Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia brasiliensis Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia caffra Sond. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia capixabae I.Koch & Kin.-Gouv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia capuronii Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia chaudocensis Pierre ex Pit. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia cortdata Miers Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Rauvolfia cubana A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia decurva Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia densiflora Warb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia dichotoma K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia gracilis I.Koch & Kin.-Gouv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia grandiflora Mart. ex A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia grandifolia Mart. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Rauvolfia hookeri S.R.Sriniv. & Chithra Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia indosinensis Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia insularis Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia × ivanovii Granda & V.R.Fuentes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia javanica Koord. & Valeton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia kamarora Hendrian Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia laubertiana Woodson Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Rauvolfia leptophylla A.S.Rao Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia letouzeyi Leeuwenb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia ligustrina Willd. ex Roem. & Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia linearifolia Britton & P.Wilson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia littoralis Rusby Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia lycioides Cav. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia macrantha K.Schum. ex Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia mannii Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia mattfeldiana Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia maxima Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia media Pichon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia micrantha Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia microcarpa Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia moluccana Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia mombasiana Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia moricandii A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia nana E.A.Bruce Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia nitida Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia nukuhivensis (Fosberg & Sachet) Lorence & Butaud Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia obtusiflora A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia odontophylla Müll. Arg. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Rauvolfia oligantha Hendrian Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia oppositiflora Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia pachyphylla Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia paraensis Ducke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia paucifolia A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia peguana Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia pentaphylla Ducke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia polyphylla Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia praecox K.Schum. ex Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia pruinosifolia I.Koch & Kin.-Gouv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia purpurascens Standl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia rhonhofiae Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia rivularis Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia rostrata Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia sachetiae Fosberg Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia salicifolia Griseb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia sanctorum Woodson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia sandwicensis A.DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia schuelii Speg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia sellowii Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia semperflorens (Müll.Arg.) Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Rauvolfia serpentina (L.) Benth. ex Kurz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia sevenetii Boiteau Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia spathulata Boiteau Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia sprucei Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia steyermarkii Woodson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia sumatrana Jack Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia tetraphylla L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia tiaolushanensis Tsiang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia verticillata (Lour.) Baill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia vietnamensis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia viridis Willd. ex Roem. & Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia volkensii (K.Schum.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia vomitoria Afzel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia weddeliana Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Rauvolfia woodsoniana Standl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 242 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Rauvolfia. Of these 77 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 37 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Rauvolfia. 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 242 species names for the genus Rauvolfia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 77 31.8%
Synonym 156 64.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 3.7%

All names

The status of the 279 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Rauvolfia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 80 28.7%
Synonym 190 68.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 3.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 242 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Rauvolfia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 76 152 0 0 228 94.2%
Medium confidence 1 4 0 0 5 2.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 9 9 3.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 4 0 3 0 8 3.3%
WCSP 76 152 0 6 0 234 96.7%