The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Arctium

The genus Arctium is in the family Compositae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Arctium

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Arctium × ambiguum (Čelak.) Nyman Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium atlanticum (Pomel) H.Lindb. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium austriacum Teyber Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium × batavum Arènes Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium × bretonii Rouy Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium cimbricum (E.H.L.Krause) Hayek Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium czerepninii Stepanov Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium debrayi Senay Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium degenii H.Lindb. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium delphinense Arènes Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium intermedium Bab. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium lappa L. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Arctium × leiobardana Juz. & Ye.V.Serg. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium leiobardanum Juz. & c.serg. ex Stepanov Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium macrocephalum Kuntze Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium minus Schkuhr Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium minus (Hill) Bernh. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Arctium × mixtum (Simonk.) Nyman Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium nemorosum Lej. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium neumani (Rouy) Rouy Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium × nothum (Ruhmer) J.Weiss Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium orientale Kuntze Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium palladini (Marcow.) R.E.Fr. & Soderb. Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium palladinii Grossh. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium personata Pall. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium platylepis (Boiss. & Bal.) Sosn. ex Grossh. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium pseudarctium (Bornm.) Duist. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium sardaimionense Rassulova & B.A.Sharipova Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium scanicum (Rouy) Rouy Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium semiconstrictum Duist. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium × subracemosum Nyman Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium tomentosum Mill. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium wolgense (M.Bieb. ex Willd.) Kuntze Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Arctium xiphiolepis (Boiss.) Kuntze Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11

Statistics

The Plant List includes 77 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Arctium. Of these 19 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 31 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Arctium. 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 77 species names for the genus Arctium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 19 24.7%
Synonym 39 50.6%
Unplaced 1 1.3%
Unassessed 18 23.4%

All names

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

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 19.4%
Synonym 68 63.0%
Unplaced 1 0.9%
Unassessed 18 16.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 77 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Arctium, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 15 39 0 0 54 70.1%
Low confidence 4 0 1 18 23 29.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 19 39 0 18 0 76 98.7%
Tropicos 0 0 1 0 0 1 1.3%