The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Carica

The genus Carica is in the family Caricaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Carica

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Carica aprica V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica augusti Harms Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica aurantiaca W.Bull Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica candicans A.Gray Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica chilensis (Planch. ex A.DC.) Solms Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica cnidoscoloides Lorence & R.Torres Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica crassipetala V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica glandulosa Pav. ex A.DC. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica goudotiana (Triana & Planch.) Solms Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica horovitziana V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica karstenii Solms Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Carica lagerheimii Eggers Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Carica longiflora V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica monoica Desf. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica nana Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica omnilingua V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica palandensis V.M.Badillo, Van den Eynden & Van Damme Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica papaya L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica parviflora (A.DC.) Solms Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica × pentagona Heilborn Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica pulchra V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica quercifolia (A.St.Hil.) Hieron. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica scandens A.Gray Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica sphaerocarpa García-Barr. & Hern.Cam. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica sprucei V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica stipulata V.M.Badillo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica tunariensis (Kuntze) K.Schum. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Carica vanvalxenii Solms Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Carica weberhaueri Harms Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 99 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Carica. Of these 22 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 9 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Carica. 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 99 species names for the genus Carica recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 22 22.2%
Synonym 68 68.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 9.1%

All names

The status of the 108 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Carica recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 22 20.4%
Synonym 77 71.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 9 8.3%

The confidence with which the status of the 99 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Carica, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 22 68 0 0 90 90.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 9 9 9.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 34 0 3 0 37 37.4%
WCSP (in review) 22 34 0 6 0 62 62.6%