The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Colchicum

The genus Colchicum is in the family Colchicaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Colchicum

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Colchicum × agrippinum Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum alpinum DC. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum androcymbioides (Valdés) K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum antepense K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum antilibanoticum Gomb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum arenarium Waldst. & Kit. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum arenasii Fridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum asteranthum Vassiliades & K.M.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum atropurpureum Stapf ex Stearn Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum atticum Spruner ex Tommas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum autumnale L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum balansae Planch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum baytopiorum C.D.Brickell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum bivonae Guss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum boissieri Orph. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum bulbocodium Ker Gawl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Colchicum burttii Meikle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum × byzantinum Ker Gawl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum cantacujense Heldr. ex Stef. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum chalcedonicum Azn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum chimonanthum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum chlorobasis K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum cilicicum (Boiss.) Dammer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum confusum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum corsicum Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum cretense Greuter Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum crocifolium Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum cupanii Guss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Colchicum davisii C.D.Brickell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum decaisnei Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum doerfleri Halácsy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum dolichantherum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum eichleri (Regel) K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum euboeum (Boiss.) K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum fasciculare (L.) R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum feinbruniae K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum figlalii (Varol) Parolly & Eren Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum filifolium (Cambess.) Stef. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum freynii Bornm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum gonarei Camarda Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum gracile K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum graecum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum greuteri (Gabrieljan) K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum haynaldii Heuff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum heldreichii K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum hierosolymitanum Feinbrun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum hirsutum Stef. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum hungaricum Janka Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum ignescens K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum imperatoris-friderici Siehe ex K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum inundatum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum kesselringii Regel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum kotschyi Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum kurdicum (Bornm.) Stef. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum laetum Steven Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum lagotum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum leptanthum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum lingulatum Boiss. & Spruner Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum liparochiadys Woronow Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Colchicum longifolium Castagne Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum lusitanicum Brot. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Colchicum lusitanum Brot. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum luteum Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum macedonicum Kosanin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum macrophyllum B.L.Burtt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum manissadjianii (Azn.) K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum micaceum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum micranthum Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum minutum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum mirzoevae (Gabrieljan) K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum montanum L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum multiflorum Brot. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum munzurense K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum nanum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum neapolitanum (Ten.) Ten. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum parlatoris Orph. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum parnassicum Sart., Orph. & Heldr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum paschei K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum peloponnesiacum Rech.f. & P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum persicum Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum polyphyllum Boiss. & Heldr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum pulchellum K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum pusillum Sieber Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum raddeanum (Regel) K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum rausii K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum ritchii R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum robustum (Bunge) Stef. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum sanguicolle K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum schimperi Janka ex Stef. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum serpentinum Woronow ex Miscz. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum sfikasianum Kit Tan & Iatroú Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum sieheanum Hausskn. ex Stef. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum soboliferum (C.A.Mey.) Stef. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum speciosum Steven Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum stevenii Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum szovitsii Fisch. & C.A.Mey. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Colchicum trigynum (Steven ex Adam) Stearn Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum triphyllum Kunze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum troodi Kotschy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum tunicatum Feinbrun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum turcicum Janka Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum tuviae Feinbrun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum umbrosum Steven Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum varians (Freyn & Bornm.) Dyer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum variegatum L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum verlaqueae Fridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum wendelboi K.Perss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum woronowii Bokeriya Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Colchicum zahnii Heldr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 318 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Colchicum. Of these 103 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 127 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Colchicum. 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 318 species names for the genus Colchicum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 103 32.4%
Synonym 209 65.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 1.9%

All names

The status of the 445 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Colchicum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 107 24.0%
Synonym 332 74.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 1.3%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 318 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Colchicum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 103 203 0 0 306 96.2%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 0.3%
Low confidence 0 5 0 6 11 3.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 2 0 3 0.9%
WCSP 103 208 0 4 1 315 99.1%