The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Thelocactus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Thelocactus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Thelocactus bicolor (Galeotti) Britton & Rose Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 3
Thelocactus conothelos (Regel & L. Klein) F.M. Knuth Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 4
Thelocactus flavidispinus (Backeb.) Backeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus hastifer (Werderm. & Boed.) F.M. Knuth Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Thelocactus heterochromus (F.A.C. Weber) Oosten Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Thelocactus hexaedrophorus (Lem.) Britton & Rose Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18 1
Thelocactus horripilus (Lem.) Kladiwa & Fittkau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus horripilus (Lem.) Kladiwa Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus krausei (Hildm. ex K.Schum.) H.P.Kelsey & Dayton Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus lausseri Riha & Busek Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Thelocactus leucacanthus (Zucc. ex Pfeiff.) Britton & Rose Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18 1
Thelocactus lophothele (Salm-Dyck) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus macdowellii (Rebut ex Quehl) W.T. Marshall Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Thelocactus mandragora A.Berger Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus mcdowellii (Rebut sx Quehl) Glass Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus × mirandus Halda & Panar. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus panarottoanus Halda Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Thelocactus pseudopectinatus (Backeb.) E.F.Anderson & Boke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus rinconensis (Poselger) Britton & Rose Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 4
Thelocactus santaclarensis Halda, Kupčák & Sladk. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Thelocactus setispinus (Engelm.) E.F. Anderson Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Thelocactus tulensis (Poselger) Britton & Rose Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18 2
Thelocactus vaskoanus Halda, Hovorka & Zatloukal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 64 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Thelocactus. Of these 13 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 43 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Thelocactus. 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 64 species names for the genus Thelocactus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 13 20.3%
Synonym 22 34.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 29 45.3%

All names

The status of the 107 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Thelocactus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 28 26.2%
Synonym 46 43.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 33 30.8%

The confidence with which the status of the 64 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Thelocactus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 7 12 0 0 19 29.7%
Low confidence 6 10 0 29 45 70.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 12 21 0 0 0 33 51.6%
WCSP (in review) 1 1 0 29 0 31 48.4%