The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cocos

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cocos

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cocos barbosii Barb.Rodr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos cocogale Mart. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cocos cocoides Mart. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cocos edulis Barb.Rodr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos gaertneri W.Watson Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos glaucescens Glaz. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cocos iagua Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos lapidea Gaertn. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos mamillaris Blanco Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos naja Arruda ex Kunth Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos nolaia-assu Wied-Neuw. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos nucifera L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos orbignyana Becc. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos purusana Huber Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos regalis Liebm. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cocos sapida Barb.Rodr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos ventricosa Arruda Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos virgata A.Usteri Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cocos yurumaguas H.Wendl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 28 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cocos. Of these 1 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cocos. 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 28 species names for the genus Cocos recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1 3.6%
Synonym 9 32.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 18 64.3%

All names

The status of the 29 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cocos recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1 3.4%
Synonym 10 34.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 18 62.1%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 28 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Cocos, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 1 4 0 0 5 17.9%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 5 0 18 23 82.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 4 0 5 17.9%
WCSP 1 8 0 14 0 23 82.1%