The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Dahlia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Dahlia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Dahlia apiculata (Sherff) P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia arborea Regel Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia atropurpurea P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia australis (Sherff) P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 2
Dahlia brevis P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia campanula "Saar, Sorenson & Hjert." Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia campanulata "Saar, P.D.Sørensen & Hjert." Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia cardiophylla S.F.Blake & Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia coccinea Cav. Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia congestifolia P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia cordifolia (Sessé & Moc.) McVaugh Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia crinita Thunb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Dahlia cultorum Thorsrud & Reisaeter Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia cuspidata "Saar, P.D.Sørensen & Hjert." Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia dissecta S.Watson Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Dahlia dumicola Klatt Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia excelsa Benth. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia foeniculifolia Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia hintonii Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia hjertingii H.V.Hansen & P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia × hortensis Guillaumin Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia imperialis Roezl ex Ortgies Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia jaurezii Hort. ex Sasaki Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia lehmannii Hieron. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia linearis Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia lutea Hort. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia macdougallii Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia maximiliana Hort. ex Hook.f. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia maximiliana Hort. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia maximiliana Hort. ex Hemsl. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia maxonii Saff. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia merckii Lehm. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia mexicana Hort. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia mollis P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia moorei Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia neglecta Saar Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia parvibracteata Saar & P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia pinnata Cav. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia platylepis Neumann Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia pruinosa Hort. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia pteropoda Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia pubescens Brongn. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia purpusii Brandegee Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia repens Hartw. ex Benth. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia rudis P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia rupicola P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia scapigera (A.Dietr.) Knowles & Westc. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia scapigeroides Sherff Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia sherffii P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia sorensenii H.V.Hansen & Hjert. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia spectabilis Saar & P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia tenuicaulis P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia tenuis Robinson & Greenm. Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia tubulata P.D.Sørensen Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia variabilis Hort. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia yuarezii Hort. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Dahlia yuarezii Van der Berg Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11

Statistics

The Plant List includes 110 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Dahlia. Of these 42 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 51 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Dahlia. 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 110 species names for the genus Dahlia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 42 38.2%
Synonym 49 44.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 19 17.3%

All names

The status of the 161 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Dahlia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 45 28.0%
Synonym 97 60.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 19 11.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 110 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Dahlia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 40 31 0 0 71 64.5%
Low confidence 2 18 0 19 39 35.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 42 48 0 18 0 108 98.2%
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.9%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.9%