The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Eriocereus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Eriocereus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Eriocereus arendtii (Hildm. & Mathsson) F.Ritter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Eriocereus jusbertii (Rebut ex K.Schum.) Riccob. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Eriocereus perviridis (Weing.) Backeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Eriocereus polyacanthus F.Ritter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Eriocereus pomanensis (K.Schum.) A.Berger Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Eriocereus spinosissimus Buining & Brederoo Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Eriocereus subrepandus Riccob. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Eriocereus tephracanthus (Link & Otto ex Steud.) Riccob. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Eriocereus tetracanthus (Labour.) Riccob. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Eriocereus tortuosus (F.B.Forbes ex Dietr.) Riccob. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 11 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Eriocereus. Of these 1 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 5 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Eriocereus. 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 11 species names for the genus Eriocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1 9.1%
Synonym 0 0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 90.9%

All names

The status of the 16 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Eriocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1 6.3%
Synonym 0 0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 15 93.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 11 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Eriocereus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 1 0 0 0 1 9.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 10 10 90.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 0 0 0 0 1 9.1%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 10 0 10 90.9%