The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Peniocereus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Peniocereus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Peniocereus castellae Sánchez-Mej. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus castellanosii (Scheinvar) Scheinvar Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus chiapensis (Bravo) Gómez-Hin. & H.M.Hern. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Peniocereus cuixmalensis Sánchez-Mej. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus fosterianus Cutak Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus greggii (Engelm.) Britton & Rose Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18 1
Peniocereus haackeanus Backeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Peniocereus hirschtianus (K.Schum.) D.R.Hunt Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Peniocereus johnstonii Britton & Rose Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus lazaro-cardenasii (J.L. Contr., J. Jiménez Ram., Sánchez-Mej. & C.A. Toledo) D.R. Hunt Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus macdougallii Cutak Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus maculatus (Weing.) Cutak Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus marianus (Gentry) Sánchez-Mej. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus marnierianus Backeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Peniocereus oaxacensis (Britton & Rose) D.R. Hunt Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus occidentalis Bravo Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Peniocereus occidentalis Bravo ex S.Arias, U.Guzmán & Gama Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Peniocereus papillosus (Britton & Rose) U. Guzmán Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus rosei González Ortega, Jesús Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus striatus (Brandegee) Buxb. Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus tepalcatepecanus Sánchez-Mej. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus viperinus (F.A.C. Weber) Buxb. Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Peniocereus zopilotensis (Meyran) Buxb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 54 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Peniocereus. Of these 19 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 8 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Peniocereus. 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 54 species names for the genus Peniocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 19 35.2%
Synonym 24 44.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 20.4%

All names

The status of the 62 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Peniocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 32.3%
Synonym 29 46.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 13 21.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 54 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Peniocereus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 14 7 0 0 21 38.9%
Low confidence 5 17 0 11 33 61.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 17 15 0 0 0 32 59.3%
WCSP (in review) 2 9 0 11 0 22 40.7%