The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Ceroxylon

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Ceroxylon

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Ceroxylon alpinum Bonpl. ex DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon amazonicum Galeano Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon ceriferum (H.Karst.) Pittier Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon echinulatum Galeano Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon parvifrons (Engel) H.Wendl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon parvum Galeano Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon peruvianum Galeano, Sanín & K.Mejia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon pityrophyllum (Mart.) Mart. ex H.Wendl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon quindiuense (H.Karst.) H.Wendl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon sasaimae Galeano Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon ventricosum Burret Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ceroxylon vogelianum (Engel) H.Wendl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 41 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Ceroxylon. Of these 12 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 3 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Ceroxylon. 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 41 species names for the genus Ceroxylon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 29.3%
Synonym 29 70.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 44 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Ceroxylon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 27.3%
Synonym 32 72.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 41 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Ceroxylon, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 12 28 0 0 40 97.6%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 2.4%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 2.4%
WCSP 12 28 0 0 0 40 97.6%