The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Armatocereus

The genus Armatocereus is in the family Cactaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Armatocereus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Armatocereus armatus Johnson Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Armatocereus cartwrightianus Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Armatocereus cartwrightianus (Britton & Rose) Backeb. ex A.W. Hill Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Armatocereus ghiesbreghtii (K.Schum.) F.Ritter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Armatocereus godingianus (Britton & Rose) Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Armatocereus godingianus (Britton & Rose) Backeb. ex E. Salisb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Armatocereus laetus (Kunth) Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Armatocereus laetus (Kunth) Backeb. ex A.W. Hill Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Armatocereus matucanensis Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Armatocereus matucanensis Backeb. ex A.W. Hill Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Armatocereus procerus Rauh & Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Armatocereus rauhii Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1

Statistics

The Plant List includes 31 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Armatocereus. Of these 6 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 8 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Armatocereus. 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 31 species names for the genus Armatocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 19.4%
Synonym 18 58.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 22.6%

All names

The status of the 39 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Armatocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 8 20.5%
Synonym 24 61.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 17.9%

The confidence with which the status of the 31 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Armatocereus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 6 13 0 0 19 61.3%
Low confidence 0 5 0 7 12 38.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 6 0 5 0 11 35.5%
WCSP (in review) 6 12 0 2 0 20 64.5%