The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hedera

The genus Hedera is in the family Araliaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Hedera

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Hedera algeriensis Hibberd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera azorica Carrière Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera bipinnata Walter Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hedera burgalensis Sennen Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera canariensis Willd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera caucasigena Pojark. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera cecilensis E.W. Berry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hedera cineerrea Bean Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hedera colchica (K.Koch) K.Koch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera corymbosa Choisy ex DC. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hedera cypria McAll. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera helix L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Hedera hibernica (G.Kirchn.) Carrière Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera iberica (McAll.) Ackerf. & J.Wen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera maderensis K.Koch ex A.Rutherf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera maroccana McAll. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera maynensis Spruce Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera nepalensis K.Koch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera pastuchovii Woronow Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera rhizomatifera (McAll.) Jury Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera rhombea (Miq.) Siebold ex Bean Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Hedera scotica hort. ex Chev. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hedera sinensis (Tobler) Hand.-Mazz. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera taurica (Hibberd) Carrière Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hedera terebinthacea Wall. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Hedera unifolia Vell. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 87 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Hedera. Of these 17 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 122 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Hedera. 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 87 species names for the genus Hedera recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 17 19.5%
Synonym 61 70.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 10.3%

All names

The status of the 209 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Hedera recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 19 9.1%
Synonym 181 86.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 4.3%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 87 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Hedera, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 17 60 0 0 77 88.5%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 9 9 10.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 6 0 7 8.0%
WCSP 17 60 0 3 1 80 92.0%