The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Areca

The genus Areca is in the family Arecaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Areca

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Areca abdulrahmanii J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca ahmadii J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca andersonii J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca angulosa Giseke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca arundinacea Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca bakeri Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca brachypoda J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca caliso Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca camarinensis Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca catechu L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca chaiana J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca churchii Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca concinna Thwaites Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca congesta Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca cornuta Giseke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca costulata Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca cuneifolia Stokes Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca dayung J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca dransfieldii Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca furcata Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca glandiformis Lam. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca gurita Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca hutchinsoniana Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca ilsemannii André Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca insignis (Becc.) J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Areca ipot Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca jugahpunya J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca kinabaluensis Furtado Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca klingkangensis J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca lansiformis Giseke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca laosensis Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca ledermanniana Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca macrocalyx Zipp. ex Blume Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca madagascariensis Mart. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca mandacanii Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca micholitzii Sander Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca minuta Scheff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca mogeana Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca montana Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca novohibernica (Lauterb.) Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca oviformis Giseke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca oxycarpa Miq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca parens Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca purpurea auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca rheophytica J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca ridleyana Becc. ex Furtado Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca riparia Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca songthanhensis A.J.Hend., N.K.Ban & B.V.Thanh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca subacaulis (Becc.) J.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca triandra Roxb. ex Buch.-Ham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca triginticollina Heatubun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca tunku J.Dransf. & C.K.Lim Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca vestiaria Giseke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca vidaliana Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Areca whitfordii Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 111 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Areca. Of these 45 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 19 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Areca. 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 111 species names for the genus Areca recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 45 40.5%
Synonym 56 50.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 9.0%

All names

The status of the 130 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Areca recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 46 35.4%
Synonym 73 56.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 8.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 111 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Areca, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 45 51 0 0 96 86.5%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 5 0 10 15 13.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
WCSP 45 56 0 10 0 111 100%