The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Voacanga

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Voacanga

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Voacanga africana Stapf ex Scott-Elliot Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga bracteata Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga caudiflora Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga chalotiana Pierre ex Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga foetida (Blume) Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga globosa (Blanco) Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga gracilipes (Miq.) Markgr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga grandifolia (Miq.) Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga havilandii Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga megacarpa Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga obcura K. Schum. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Voacanga pachyceras Leeuwenb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga psilocalyx Pierre ex Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Voacanga thouarsii Roem. & Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 59 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Voacanga. Of these 14 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 10 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Voacanga. 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 59 species names for the genus Voacanga recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 14 23.7%
Synonym 45 76.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

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

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 14 20.3%
Synonym 55 79.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

The confidence with which the status of the 59 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Voacanga, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 13 42 0 0 55 93.2%
Medium confidence 1 3 0 0 4 6.8%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 3 0 0 0 4 6.8%
WCSP 13 42 0 0 0 55 93.2%