The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Escobaria

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Escobaria

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Escobaria aguirreana (Glass & R.A.Foster) N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria alversonii (J.M.Coult.) N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria boregui Schmoll ex Shurly Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria chihuahuensis Britton & Rose Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Escobaria cubensis (Britton & Rose) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria dasyacantha (Engelm.) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Escobaria deserti (Engelm.) Buxb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria duncanii (Hester) Buxb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria emskoetteriana (Quehl) Borg Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria henricksonii Glass & Foster Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Escobaria hesteri (Y.Wright) Buxb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Escobaria laredoi (Glass & R.A.Foster) N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria lloydii Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria macdougallii (Alexander) V.John & Ríha Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria minima (Baird) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria missouriensis (Sweet) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Escobaria orcuttii Boed. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria organensis (A.Zimm.) Castetter, P.Pierce & K.H Schwer. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria robbinsorum (Earle) D.R.Hunt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria roseana (Boed.) Buxb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Escobaria sandbergii Castetter, P.Pierce & K.H Schwer. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria sneedii Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Escobaria tuberculosa (Engelm.) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria varicolor Tiegel Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Escobaria villardii Castetter, P.Pierce & K.H Schwer. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria vivipara (Nutt.) Buxb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Escobaria zilziana (Boed.) Backeb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 118 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Escobaria. Of these 24 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 84 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Escobaria. 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 118 species names for the genus Escobaria recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 24 20.3%
Synonym 83 70.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 9.3%

All names

The status of the 202 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Escobaria recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 30 14.9%
Synonym 161 79.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 5.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 118 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Escobaria, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 22 75 0 0 97 82.2%
Low confidence 2 8 0 11 21 17.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 21 0 1 0 23 19.5%
WCSP (in review) 23 62 0 10 0 95 80.5%