The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Leptocereus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Leptocereus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Leptocereus arboreus Britton & Rose Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus assurgens (C. Wright ex Griseb.) Britton & Rose Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Leptocereus carinatus Areces Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus ekmanii (Werderm.) F.M. Knuth Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Leptocereus grantianus Britton Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus leonii Britton & Rose Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus maxonii Britton & Rose Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus paniculatus (Lam.) D.R. Hunt Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Leptocereus prostratus Britton & Rose Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus quadricostatus (Bello) Britton & Rose Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Leptocereus santamarinae Areces Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus scopulophilus Areces Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus sylvestris Britton & Rose Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Leptocereus weingartianus (Hartmann in Dams) Britton & Rose Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Leptocereus wrightii León Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 26 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Leptocereus. Of these 6 are accepted species names.

Species names

The status of the 26 species names for the genus Leptocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 23.1%
Synonym 4 15.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 16 61.5%

All names

The status of the 26 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Leptocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 23.1%
Synonym 4 15.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 16 61.5%

The confidence with which the status of the 26 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Leptocereus, 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 3.8%
Low confidence 5 4 0 16 25 96.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 5 1 0 0 0 6 23.1%
WCSP (in review) 1 3 0 16 0 20 76.9%