The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Eriocephalus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Eriocephalus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Eriocephalus africanus Sieber ex DC. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus africanus L. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Eriocephalus ambiguus (DC.) M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus aromaticus C.A.Sm. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus artemisifolius Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus aspalathoides DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus brevifolius (DC.) M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus capitellatus DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus decussatus Burch. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus dinteri S.Moore Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus ericoides (L.f.) Druce Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus eximius DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus giessii M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus glandulosus M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus grandiflorus M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus karooicus M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus kingesii Merxm. & Eberle Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus klinghardtensis M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus longifolius M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus luederitzianus O.Hoffm. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus macroglossus B.Nord. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus merxmuelleri M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus microcephalus DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus microphyllus DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Eriocephalus namaquensis M.A.N.Müll. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus pauperrimus Merxm. & Eberle Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus pedicellaris DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus pinnatus O.Hoffm. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus pre Herbarium Practice & Following Welman. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus punctulatus DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus purpureus Burch. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus purpureus Burch. ex G.Don Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus racemosus L. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Eriocephalus scariosus DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus sericeus Gaudich. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus spinescens Burch. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus tenuifolius DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus tenuipes C.A.Sm. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus trinervatus Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus tuberculosus DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Eriocephalus umbellatus Auct. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11

Statistics

The Plant List includes 74 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Eriocephalus. Of these 36 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 19 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Eriocephalus. 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 74 species names for the genus Eriocephalus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 36 48.6%
Synonym 32 43.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 8.1%

All names

The status of the 93 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Eriocephalus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 39 41.9%
Synonym 48 51.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 6.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 74 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Eriocephalus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 36 32 0 0 68 91.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 6 6 8.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 36 32 0 6 0 74 100%