The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Panax

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Panax

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Panax australasia Pers. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Panax australis Spreng. ex Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax bipinnatifidus Seem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Panax caribaeus Siebold Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Panax compactus Barb.Rodr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax fallax Miq. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax ginseng C.A.Mey. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax hermannii Cordem. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax japonicus (T.Nees) C.A.Mey. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax lepidus W.Bull Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax margaritiferus Vis. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax mastersianus Sander ex Mast. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax micranthus Wall. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Panax nitidus W.Bull Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax notoginseng (Burkill) F.H.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax pseudoginseng Wall. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax quinquefolius L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax sokpayensis Shiva K.Sharma & Pandit Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax stipuleanatus H.T.Tsai & K.M.Feng Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax transitorius C. Ho Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Panax trifolius L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax vietnamensis Ha & Grushv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax wangianus S.C.Sun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Panax zingiberensis C.Y.Wu & Feng Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 47 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Panax. Of these 12 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 44 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Panax. 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 47 species names for the genus Panax recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 25.5%
Synonym 23 48.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 25.5%

All names

The status of the 91 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Panax recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 13 14.3%
Synonym 66 72.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 13.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 47 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Panax, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 12 22 0 0 34 72.3%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 2.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 12 12 25.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 4 0 5 10.6%
WCSP 12 22 0 8 0 42 89.4%