The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hesperaloe

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Hesperaloe

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Hesperaloe campanulata G.D.Starr Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hesperaloe chiangii (G.D.Starr) B.L.Turner Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hesperaloe engelmannii Krauskopf ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hesperaloe funifera (K.Koch) Trel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hesperaloe malacophylla Hochstätter & Mart.-Aval. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hesperaloe nocturna Gentry Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hesperaloe parviflora (Torr.) J.M.Coult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hesperaloe tenuifolia G.D.Starr Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 15 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Hesperaloe. Of these 8 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 4 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Hesperaloe. 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 15 species names for the genus Hesperaloe recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 8 53.3%
Synonym 7 46.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 19 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Hesperaloe recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 8 42.1%
Synonym 11 57.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

The confidence with which the status of the 15 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Hesperaloe, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 8 6 0 0 14 93.3%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 6.7%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 6.7%
WCSP 8 6 0 0 0 14 93.3%