The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Phytelephas

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Phytelephas

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Phytelephas aequatorialis Spruce Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas aureo-costata Linden Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Phytelephas bonplandia Gaudich. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Phytelephas bonplandiana Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas endlicheriana Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas humboldtiana Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas kunthiana Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas macrocarpa Ruiz & Pav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas olsonii R.W. Brown Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Phytelephas orbignyana Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas pavonii Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas persooniana Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas poeppigii Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas ruizii Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas schottii H.Wendl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas seemannii O.F.Cook Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas tenuicaulis (Barfod) A.J.Hend. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas tumacana O.F.Cook Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phytelephas willdenowiana Gaudich. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 31 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Phytelephas. Of these 7 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 4 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Phytelephas. 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 31 species names for the genus Phytelephas recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 22.6%
Synonym 12 38.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 38.7%

All names

The status of the 35 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Phytelephas recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 20.0%
Synonym 16 45.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 34.3%

The confidence with which the status of the 31 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Phytelephas, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 6 12 0 0 18 58.1%
Medium confidence 1 0 0 0 1 3.2%
Low confidence 0 0 0 12 12 38.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 0 0 2 0 3 9.7%
WCSP 6 12 0 10 0 28 90.3%