The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Berberidaceae

The family Berberidaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

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Genera in Berberidaceae

A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Berberidaceae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).

Statistics

Species of Berberidaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 19 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 1,517 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Berberidaceae. Of these 755 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 470 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Berberidaceae. 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 1,517 species names for the family Berberidaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 755 49.8%
Synonym 426 28.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 336 22.1%

All names

The status of the 1,987 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Berberidaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 779 39.2%
Synonym 852 42.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 356 17.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 1,517 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Berberidaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 746 360 0 0 1,106 72.9%
Low confidence 9 66 0 336 411 27.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 78 116 0 23 0 217 14.3%
WCSP (in review) 677 310 0 313 0 1,300 85.7%