The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Asteriscus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Asteriscus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Asteriscus aquaticus (L.) Less. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus daltonii (Webb) Walp. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus graveolens (Forssk.) Less. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 2
Asteriscus imbricatus (Cav.) DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus intermedius (DC.) Pit. & Proust Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus pinifolius Maire & Wilczek Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus schultzii (Bolle) Pit. & Proust Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus sericeus (L.f.) DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus smithii (Webb) Walp. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Asteriscus vogelii (Webb) Walp. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1

Statistics

The Plant List includes 60 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Asteriscus. Of these 10 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 43 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Asteriscus. 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 60 species names for the genus Asteriscus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 10 16.7%
Synonym 46 76.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 6.7%

All names

The status of the 103 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Asteriscus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 13 12.6%
Synonym 83 80.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 6.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 60 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Asteriscus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 10 42 0 0 52 86.7%
Low confidence 0 4 0 4 8 13.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 10 46 0 4 0 60 100%