The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Matucana

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Matucana

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Matucana aurantiaca (Vaupel) Buxb. Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana aureiflora F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana blancii Backeb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana calliantha F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana calocephala Skarupke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Matucana celendinensis F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana currundayensis F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana formosa F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana fruticosa F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana hastifera F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana haynei (Otto ex Salm-Dyck) Britton & Rose Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana huagalensis (Donald & A.B. Lau) Bregmann Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana hystrix Rauh & Backeb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Matucana intertexta F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana krahnii (Donald) Bregmann Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana madisoniorum (Hutchison) G.D. Rowley Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana mirabilis Buining Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana myriacantha (Vaupel) Buxb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Matucana oreodoxa (F. Ritter) Slaba Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana pallarensis F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana paucicostata F. Ritter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana polzii L. Diers, Donald & E. Zecher Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana pujupatii (Donald & A.B. Lau) Bregmann Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana ritteri Buining Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Matucana tuberculata (Donald) Bregmann, Meerst., Melis & A.B. Pullen Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 59 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Matucana. Of these 24 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 22 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Matucana. 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 59 species names for the genus Matucana recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 24 40.7%
Synonym 26 44.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 15.3%

All names

The status of the 81 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Matucana recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 25 30.9%
Synonym 43 53.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 13 16.0%

The confidence with which the status of the 59 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Matucana, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 18 20 0 0 38 64.4%
Low confidence 6 6 0 9 21 35.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 24 26 0 0 0 50 84.7%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 9 0 9 15.3%