The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Furcraea

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Furcraea

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Furcraea acaulis (Kunth) B.Ullrich Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea andina Trel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea antillana A.Álvarez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea boliviensis Ravenna Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea cabuya Trel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea demouliniana Jacobi Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea depauperata Jacobi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea foetida (L.) Haw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea guatemalensis Trel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea guerrerensis Matuda Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea hexapetala (Jacq.) Urb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea ixtli García-Mend. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Furcraea longaeva Karw. & Zucc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea macdougalii Matuda Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea martinezii García-Mend. & L.de la Rosa Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea niquivilensis Matuda ex García-Mend. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea occidentalis Trel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea parmentieri (Roezl) García-Mend. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea pubescens Tod. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea quicheensis Trel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea samalana Trel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea selloa K.Koch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea stratiotes Petersen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea stricta Jacobi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea tuberosa (Mill.) Aiton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Furcraea undulata Jacobi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 98 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Furcraea. Of these 23 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 5 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Furcraea. 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 98 species names for the genus Furcraea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 23 23.5%
Synonym 72 73.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 3.1%

All names

The status of the 103 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Furcraea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 23 22.3%
Synonym 77 74.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 2.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 98 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Furcraea, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 23 66 0 0 89 90.8%
Medium confidence 0 4 0 0 4 4.1%
Low confidence 0 2 0 3 5 5.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 4 0 1 0 5 5.1%
WCSP 23 68 0 2 0 93 94.9%