The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Tacinga

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Tacinga

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Tacinga atropurpurea Werderm. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Tacinga braunii Esteves Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Tacinga funalis Britton & Rose Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Tacinga inamoena (K.Schum.) N.P.Taylor & Stuppy Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Tacinga palmadora (Britton & Rose) N.P.Taylor & Stuppy Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Tacinga × quipa (F.A.C.Weber) N.P.Taylor & Stuppy Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Tacinga saxatilis (F.Ritter) N.P.Taylor & Stuppy Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Tacinga subcylindrica (M.Machado & N.P.Taylor) M.Machado & N.P.Taylor Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Tacinga werneri (Eggli) N.P.Taylor & Stuppy Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Tacinga zehntneri Backeb. & Voll Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 14 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Tacinga. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Tacinga. 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 14 species names for the genus Tacinga recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 28.6%
Synonym 2 14.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 8 57.1%

All names

The status of the 15 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Tacinga recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 26.7%
Synonym 2 13.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 60.0%

The confidence with which the status of the 14 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Tacinga, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 3 1 0 0 4 28.6%
Low confidence 1 1 0 8 10 71.4%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 0 0 0 0 1 7.1%
WCSP (in review) 3 2 0 8 0 13 92.9%