The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Puya

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Puya

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Puya adscendens L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya aequatorialis André Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya alata L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya alba L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya alpestris (Poepp.) Gay Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya alpicola L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya angelensis E.Gross & Rauh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya angulonis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya angusta L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya antioquensis L.B.Sm. & Read Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya araneosa L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya argentea L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya aristeguietae L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya assurgens L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya atra L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya barkleyana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya bermejana S.E.Gómez, Slanis & A.Grau Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya berteroana Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya berteroniana Mez Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Puya bicolor Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya boliviensis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya boopiensis R.Vásquez, Ibisch & R.Lara Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya boyacana Cuatrec. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya brachystachya (Baker) Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya brackeana Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya bravoi Aráoz & A.Grau Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya brittoniana Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cajasensis Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cardenasii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cardonae L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya casmichensis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya castellanosii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cerrateana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya chilensis Molina Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya claudiae Ibisch, R.Vásquez & E.Gross Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya clava-herculis Mez & Sodiro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cleefii L.B.Sm. & Read Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cochabambensis R.Vásquez & Ibisch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya coerulea Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 3
Puya commixta L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya compacta L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya coriacea L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cristata L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cryptantha Cuatrec. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ctenorhyncha L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cuatrecasasii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cuevae Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya cylindrica Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya dasylirioides Standl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya densiflora Harms Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya depauperata L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya dichroa L.B.Sm. & Read Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya dodsonii Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya dolichostrobila Harms Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya donneriana R.Vásquez, Altam. & Ibisch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya dyckioides (Baker) Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya edulis E.Morren Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya elviragrossiae R.Vásquez & Ibisch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya entre-riosensis Ibisch & E.Gross Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya erlenbachia Ibisch & R. Vásquez Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Puya erlenbachiana Ibisch & R.Vásquez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya eryngioides André Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya exigua Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya exuta L.B.Sm. & Read Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya fastuosa Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ferox Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ferreyrae L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ferruginea (Ruiz & Pav.) L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya fiebrigii Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya floccosa (Linden) E.Morren ex Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya fosteriana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya fulgens L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya furfuracea (Willd.) L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya gargantae L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya gerd-muelleri W.Weber Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya gerdae W.Weber Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya gigas André Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya gilmartiniae G.S.Varad. & A.R.Flores Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya glabrescens L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya glandulosa L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya glareosa L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya glaucovirens Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya glomerifera Mez & Sodiro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya goudotiana Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya gracilis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya grafii Rauh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya grandidens Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya grantii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya grubbii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya gutteana W.Weber Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya hamata L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya harmsii (A.Cast.) A.Cast. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya herrerae Harms Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya herzogii Wittm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya hirtzii Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya hofstenii Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya horrida L.B.Sm. & Read Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya hortensis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya hromadnikii Rauh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya huancavelicae L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya humilis Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya hutchisonii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ibischii R.Vásquez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya iltisiana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya isabellina Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya joergensenii H.Luther Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya killipii Cuatrec. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya kuntzeana Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya laccata Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lanata (Kunth) Schult. & Schult.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lanuginosa (Ruiz & Pav.) Schult. & Schult.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya larae R.Vásquez & Ibisch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lasiopoda L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya laxa L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lehmanniana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya leptostachya L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lilloi A.Cast. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lineata Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya llatensis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lokischmidtiae R.Vásquez & Ibisch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya longisepala Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya longispina Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya longistyla Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lopezii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya × loxensis Manzan. & W.Till Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya lutheri W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya macbridei L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya macropoda L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya macrostachys A. Dietr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Puya macrura Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya maculata L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya mariae L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya medica L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya membranacea L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya meziana Wittm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya micrantha Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya mima L.B.Sm. & Read Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya minima L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya mirabilis (Mez) L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya mitis Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya mollis Baker ex Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya mucronata Manzan. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya nana Wittm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya navarroana Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya nigrescens L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya nitida Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya nivalis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya novarae G.S.Varad. ex Gómez Rom. & A.Grau Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya nutans L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya obconica L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya occidentalis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ochroleuca Betancur & Callejas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya olivacea Wittm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya oxyantha Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pachyphylla R.Vásquez & Ibisch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya parviflora L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pastoensis André Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pattersoniae Manzan. & W.Till Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya paupera Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pearcei (Baker) Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya penduliflora L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pichinchae Mez & Sodiro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pitcairnioides L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pizarroana R.Vásquez, Ibisch & S.Beck Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ponderosa L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya potosina L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pratensis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya prosanae Ibisch & E.Gross Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pseudoeryngioides H.Luther Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pumila Ravenna Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pusilla H.E.Luther Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pygmaea L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya pyramidata (Ruiz & Pav.) Schult. & Schult.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya raimondii Harms Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ramonii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ramosa J.St.-Hil. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ramosa L.B.Sm. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya rauhii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya reducta L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya reflexiflora Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya retrorsa Gilmartin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya riparia L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya robin-fosteri G.S.Varad. & H.E.Luther Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya roezlii E.Morren Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya roldanii Betancur & Callejas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya roseana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya rusbyi (Baker) Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya sagasteguii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya sanctae-crucis (Baker) L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya sanctae-martae L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya santanderensis Cuatrec. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya santosii Cuatrec. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya secunda L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya sehuencasensis R.Vásquez, Ibisch & R.Lara Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya serranoensis Rauh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya silvae-baccae L.B.Sm. & Read Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya simulans L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya smithii A.Cast. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya sodiroana Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya solomonii G.S.Varad. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya spathacea (Griseb.) Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya stenothyrsa (Baker) Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya stipitata L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya strobilantha Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya textoragicolae W.Weber Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya thomasiana André Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya tillii Manzan. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya tovariana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya trianae Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya tristis L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya trollii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya tuberosa Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya tunarensis Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya tyleriana Sagást., Zapata & M.O.Dillon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ugentiana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya ultima L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya valida L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya vallo-grandensis Rauh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya vargasiana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya vasquezii Ibisch & E.Gross Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya venezuelana L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya venusta (Baker) Phil. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya vervoorstii Gómez Rom. & A.Grau Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya vestita André Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya volcanensis A.Cast. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya waist L.B. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Puya weberbaueri Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya weberiana E.Morren ex Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya weddelliana (Baker) Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya werneriana Read & L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya westii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya wrightii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya wurdackii L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Puya yakespala A.Cast. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 331 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Puya. Of these 227 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 22 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Puya. 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 331 species names for the genus Puya recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 227 68.6%
Synonym 97 29.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 2.1%

All names

The status of the 353 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Puya recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 230 65.2%
Synonym 116 32.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 2.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 331 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Puya, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 225 93 0 0 318 96.1%
Medium confidence 2 4 0 0 6 1.8%
Low confidence 0 0 0 7 7 2.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 2 4 0 2 0 8 2.4%
WCSP 225 93 0 5 0 323 97.6%