The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cynara

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cynara

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cynara acaulis Sibth. & Sm. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara alba Boiss. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara algarbiensis Coss. ex Nyman Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara algarbiensis Mariz Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara algarviensis Coss. ex Nyman Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cynara auranitica Post Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara aurantiaca Post Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara baetica (Spreng.) Pau Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara carduncellus Willd. ex Steud. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara cardunculus L. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Cynara cornigera Lindl. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara cyrenaica Maire & Weiller Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara erysithaloides Grecescu Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara humilis Viv. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara humilis L. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara humilis Sibth. & Sm. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara humilis Juss. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara scolymus L. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara senneni Pau ex Sennen Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara syriaca Boiss. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Cynara tournefortii Boiss. & Reut. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11

Statistics

The Plant List includes 44 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cynara. Of these 11 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 23 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cynara. 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 44 species names for the genus Cynara recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 25.0%
Synonym 23 52.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 22.7%

All names

The status of the 67 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cynara recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 17.9%
Synonym 45 67.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 14.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 44 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Cynara, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 10 23 0 0 33 75.0%
Low confidence 1 0 0 10 11 25.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 11 23 0 9 0 43 97.7%
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 2.3%