The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Beaucarnea

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Beaucarnea

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Beaucarnea compacta L.Hern. & Zamudio Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea goldmanii Rose Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea gracilis Lem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea guatemalensis Rose Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea hiriartiae L.Hern. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea pliabilis (Baker) Rose Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea recurvata Lem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea sanctomariana L.Hern. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Beaucarnea stricta Lem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 32 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Beaucarnea. Of these 9 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 2 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Beaucarnea. 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 32 species names for the genus Beaucarnea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 28.1%
Synonym 23 71.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 34 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Beaucarnea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 26.5%
Synonym 25 73.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 32 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Beaucarnea, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 9 21 0 0 30 93.8%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 6.3%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 0 0 2 6.3%
WCSP 9 21 0 0 0 30 93.8%