The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Raphia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Raphia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Raphia africana Otedoh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia australis Oberm. & Strey Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia farinifera (Gaertn.) Hyl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia gentiliana De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia hookeri G.Mann & H.Wendl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia hookeri Mann & Wendland Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Raphia laurentii De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia longiflora G.Mann & H.Wendl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia mambillensis Otedoh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia mannii Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia matombe De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia monbuttorum Drude Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Raphia palma-pinus (Gaertn.) Hutch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia regalis Becc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia rostrata Burret Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia ruwenzorica Otedoh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia sese De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia sudanica A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia taedigera (Mart.) Mart. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia textilis Welw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Raphia vinifera P.Beauv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 64 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Raphia. Of these 20 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 13 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Raphia. 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 64 species names for the genus Raphia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 31.3%
Synonym 43 67.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.6%

All names

The status of the 77 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Raphia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 27.3%
Synonym 55 71.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.3%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 64 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Raphia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 20 42 0 0 62 96.9%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.6%
Low confidence 0 0 0 1 1 1.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 1 0 2 3.1%
WCSP 20 42 0 0 0 62 96.9%