The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Epiphyllum

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Epiphyllum

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Epiphyllum anguliger (Lem.) G.Don Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum baueri Dorsch Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum bridgesii Lem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum × buckleyi T.Moore Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum cartagense (F.A.C.Weber) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum chrysocardium Alexander Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum crenatum (Lindl.) G.Don Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Epiphyllum crenulatum Pfeiff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum floribundum Kimnach Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum grandilobum (F.A.C.Weber) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum hookeri Haw. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Epiphyllum × jenkinsonii G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum laui Kimnach Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum lepidocarpum (F.A.C.Weber) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum macropterum (Lem.) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum makoyanum W.Watson Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum oxypetalum (DC.) Haw. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum phyllanthus (L.) Haw. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Epiphyllum platycarpum Zucc. ex Pfeiff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum pumilum Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum rhombum Pfeiff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum × rollissonii T.Moore Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum × splendens auct. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum × splendidum Paxton Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum thomasianum (K.Schum.) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Epiphyllum trimetrale Croizat Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Epiphyllum × vandesii G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 86 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Epiphyllum. Of these 15 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 30 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Epiphyllum. 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 86 species names for the genus Epiphyllum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 15 17.4%
Synonym 57 66.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 14 16.3%

All names

The status of the 116 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Epiphyllum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 18.1%
Synonym 80 69.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 15 12.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 86 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Epiphyllum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 15 57 0 0 72 83.7%
Low confidence 0 0 0 14 14 16.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 21 0 0 0 21 24.4%
WCSP (in review) 15 36 0 14 0 65 75.6%