The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Ananas

The genus Ananas is in the family Bromeliaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Ananas

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Ananas ananassoides (Baker) L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ananas bracteatus (Lindl.) Schult. & Schult.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ananas comosus (L.) Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ananas cubensis M.Gómez Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Ananas lucidus Mill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ananas parguazensis Camargo & L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ananas sagenaria (Arruda) Schult. & Schult.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Ananas strictus Bertoni Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 73 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Ananas. Of these 6 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 44 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Ananas. 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 73 species names for the genus Ananas recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 8.2%
Synonym 65 89.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 2.7%

All names

The status of the 117 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Ananas recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 5.1%
Synonym 109 93.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 1.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 73 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Ananas, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 6 62 0 0 68 93.2%
Medium confidence 0 3 0 0 3 4.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 2.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 3 0 0 0 3 4.1%
WCSP 6 62 0 2 0 70 95.9%