The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Massonia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Massonia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Massonia bifolia (Jacq.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia breviscapa Lehm. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia cordata Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia depressa Houtt. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia echinata L.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia etesionamibensis (U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia hirsuta Link & Otto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia jasminiflora Burch. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia jasminiflora Burch. Ex Bak. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Massonia laeta Masson ex Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia lanceifolia Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia longifolia Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia nervosa Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia nodicarpa C.F.Gaertn. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia pauciflora Dryand. ex W.T.Aiton Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia pustulata Jacq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia pygmaea Schltdl. ex Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia sempervirens U.Müll.-Doblies, G.Milkuhn & D.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia setulosa Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia tenella Sol. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia uniflora Banks ex Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Massonia wittebergensis U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 71 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Massonia. Of these 12 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 2 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Massonia. 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 71 species names for the genus Massonia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 16.9%
Synonym 49 69.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 14.1%

All names

The status of the 73 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Massonia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 16.4%
Synonym 51 69.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 13.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 71 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Massonia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 12 47 0 0 59 83.1%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.4%
Low confidence 0 1 0 10 11 15.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 1 0 2 2.8%
WCSP 12 48 0 9 0 69 97.2%