The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cleistocactus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cleistocactus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cleistocactus acanthurus (Vaupel) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 2
Cleistocactus anquinus Gürke Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cleistocactus baumannii (Lem.) Lem. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Cleistocactus brookeae Cárdenas Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Cleistocactus buchtienii Backeb. ex Backeb. & F.M.Knuth Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus candelilla Cárdenas Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Cleistocactus celsianus (Cels ex Salm-Dyck) A.Weber Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus chrysocephalus (F.Ritter) Mottram Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus × clavispinus (Rauh & Backeb.) Ostolaza Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus clavispinus Ostolaza Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cleistocactus colademononis (Diers & Krahn) Mottram Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus × crassiserpens Rauh & Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus × crassiserpens Rauh & Backeberg (pro sp.) Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cleistocactus erectispinus (Rauh & Backeb.) Ostolaza Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus erigens (Rauh & Backeb.) Ostolaza Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus fieldianus (Britton & Rose) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 2
Cleistocactus flavispinus (K.Schum.) Backeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus fossulatus Mottram Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus hoffmannii G.J.Charles Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus hyalacanthus (K.Schum.) Rol.-Goss. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Cleistocactus × hystrix (Rauh & Backeb.) Ostolaza Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus hystrix (Rauh & Backeb.) Ostolaza Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Cleistocactus icosagonus (Kunth) A.Weber Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus jajoanus (Backeb.) G.J.Charles Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus × laniceps (K.Schum.) Rol.-Goss. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus laniceps (K. Schum.) Gosselin Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Cleistocactus longiserpens Leuenb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus luribayensis Cárdenas Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus morawetzianus Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Cleistocactus muyurinensis F.Ritter Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus neoroezlii (F.Ritter) Buxb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus nivosus Borg Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus orthogonus Cárdenas Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus pachycladus (Rauh & Backeb.) Ostolaza Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus palhuayensis F.Ritter & Shahori Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus parapetiensis Cárdenas Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus parviflorus (K.Schum.) Rol.-Goss. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus parvisetus (Pfeiff.) A.Weber Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus plagiostoma (Vaupel) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus pungens F.Ritter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus pycnacanthus (Rauh & Backeb.) Backeb. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus reae Cárdenas Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus ritteri Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus roezlii (Haage ex K.Schum.) Backeb. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus × rojoi Cárdenas Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus roseiflorus (Buining) G.D.Rowley Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus samaipatanus (Cárdenas) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus sepium (Kunth) A.Weber Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus serpens (Kunth) A.Weber Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus sextonianus (Backeb.) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus smaragdiflorus (F.A.C.Weber) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus straussii (Heese) Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus tenuiserpens Rauh & Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus tominensis (Weing.) Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Cleistocactus tupizensis (Vaupel) Backeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus variispinus F.Ritter Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus winteri D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cleistocactus xylorhizus (F.Ritter) Ostolaza Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 262 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cleistocactus. Of these 43 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 66 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cleistocactus. 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 262 species names for the genus Cleistocactus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 43 16.4%
Synonym 197 75.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 22 8.4%

All names

The status of the 328 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cleistocactus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 54 16.5%
Synonym 250 76.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 24 7.3%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 262 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Cleistocactus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 39 175 0 0 214 81.7%
Low confidence 4 22 0 22 48 18.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 2 58 0 3 0 63 24.0%
WCSP (in review) 41 139 0 19 0 199 76.0%