The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Ceratophyllum

The genus Ceratophyllum is in the family Ceratophyllaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Ceratophyllum

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Ceratophyllum affine Z.F. Troitzk. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Ceratophyllum demersum L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Ceratophyllum muricatum Cham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Ceratophyllum platyacanthum Cham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Ceratophyllum submersum L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1

Statistics

The Plant List includes 47 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Ceratophyllum. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 35 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Ceratophyllum. 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 47 species names for the genus Ceratophyllum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 8.5%
Synonym 42 89.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 2.1%

All names

The status of the 82 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Ceratophyllum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 10 12.2%
Synonym 71 86.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 47 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Ceratophyllum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 4 40 0 0 44 93.6%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 4.3%
Low confidence 0 0 0 1 1 2.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 1 0 3 6.4%
WCSP 4 40 0 0 0 44 93.6%