The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Albuca

The genus Albuca is in the family Asparagaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Albuca

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Albuca abyssinica Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca acuminata Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca adlami Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca adlamii Baker Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca albucoides (Aiton) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca amboensis (Schinz) Oberm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca amoena (Batt.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca arenosa J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca aurea Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca autumnula (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca bakeri Mart.-Azorín & M.B.Crespo Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca barbata (Jacq.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca batteniana Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca bifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca bifoliata R.A.Dyer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca boucheri U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca bracteata (Thunb.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca bruce-bayeri U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca buchananii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca canadensis (L.) F.M.Leight. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca candida (Oberm.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca caudata Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca chlorantha Welw. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca ciliaris U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca clanwilliamae-gloria U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca clanwilliamigloria U. Müll.-Doblies Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca collina Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca concordiana Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca consanguinea (Kunth) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca convoluta Phillips Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca cooperi Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca corymbosa Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca costatula (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca cremnophila van Jaarsv. & A.E.van Wyk Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca crinifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca crispa J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca crudenii Archibald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca dalyae Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca darlingana U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca decipiens U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca deserticola J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Albuca dilucula (Oberm.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca dinteri U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca donaldsonii Rendle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca dyeri (Poelln.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca echinosperma U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca englerana Krause & Dinter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca engleriana K.Krause & Dinter Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca etesiogaripensis U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca exuviata Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca fastigiata Dryand. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca fibrosa Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca fibrotunicata Gledhill & Oyewole Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca flaccida Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca foetida U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca fragrans Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca gageoides K.Krause Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca galeata Welw. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca garuensis Engl. & K.Krause Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca gentilii De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca gethylloides (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca glandulifera J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca glandulosa Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca glauca Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca glaucifolia (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca goswinii U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca grandis J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca hallii U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca hereroensis Schinz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca hesquaspoortensis U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca homblei De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca humilis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca imbricata Leight. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca juncifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca karachabpoortensis (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca karasbergensis Glover Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca karasbergensis P.E. Glover Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca karooica U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca kassneri Engl. & K.Krause ex De Wild. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca katangensis De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca kirkii (Baker) Brenan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca kirstenii (J.C.Manning & Goldblatt) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca knersvlaktensis (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca kundelungensis De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca laxiflora Dinter Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca laxifolia Dinter Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca leucantha U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca longifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca longipes Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca macowanii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca malangensis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca massonii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca monarchos (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca monophylla Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca myogaloides Welw. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca namaquensis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca nana Schönland Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca nathoana (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca navicula U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca nelsonii N.E.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca nematodes Sweet Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca nigritana (Baker) Troupin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca nombae A. Chev. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca obtusa J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca oligophylla Schltr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca osmynella (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca ovata (Thunb.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca papyracea J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca paradoxa Dinter Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca parviflora Donn Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca paucifolia (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Albuca pearsonii (F.M.Leight.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca pendula B.Mathew Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca pendulina (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca pentheri (Zahlbr.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca polyodontula (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca polyphylla Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca prasina (Ker Gawl.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca prolifera J.H.Wilson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca psammophora (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca pulchra (Schinz) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca rautanenii (Schinz) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca reflexa Dinter & Krause Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Albuca riebeekkasteelberganula U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca rigida Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca robertsoniana U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca rogersii Schönland Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca roodeae (E.Phillips) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca rupestris Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca sabulosa (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca scabrocostata (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca scabromarginata De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca schinzii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca schlechteri Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca schoenlandii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca secunda (Jacq.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca seineri (Engl. & K.Krause) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca semipedalis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca setosa Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca sordida Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca spiralis L.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca stapffii (Schinz) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca steudneri Schweinf. & Engl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca stricta Engl. & K.Krause Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca strigosula (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca stuetzeliana (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca suaveolens (Jacq.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca subglandulosa (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca subspicata Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca sudanica A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca tenuifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca tenuis Knudtzon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca thermarum van Jaarsv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca tortuosa Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca toxicaria (C.Archer & R.H.Archer) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca trachyphylla U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca tubiformis (Oberm.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca unifolia (Retz.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca unifoliata G.D.Rowley Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca variegata De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca villosa U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca virens (Lindl.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Albuca viridiflora Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca viscosa L.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca vittata Ker Gawl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca volubilis (H.Perrier) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca watermeyeri (L.Bolus) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca weberlingiorum U.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca xanthocodon Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca yerburyi Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca zebrina Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Albuca zenkeri Engl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 531 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Albuca. Of these 157 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 21 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Albuca. 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 531 species names for the genus Albuca recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 157 29.6%
Synonym 359 67.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 15 2.8%

All names

The status of the 552 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Albuca recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 160 29.0%
Synonym 377 68.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 15 2.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 531 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Albuca, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 153 356 0 0 509 95.9%
Medium confidence 4 3 0 0 7 1.3%
Low confidence 0 0 0 15 15 2.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 4 3 0 5 0 12 2.3%
WCSP 153 356 0 10 0 519 97.7%