The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Liatris

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Liatris

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Liatris acidota Engelm. & A.Gray Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris aestivalis G.L.Nesom & O'Kennon Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris alata (Nelson) Schumann Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris alata (A.Nelson) K.Schum. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris angustifolia (Bush) Gaiser Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris aspera Michx. Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris borealis Nutt. ex J.McNab Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris borealis Paxton Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris botrys Raf. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × boykinii Torr. & A.Gray Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris bracteata Gaiser Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris chapmanii Torr. & A.Gray Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris cokeri Pyne & Stucky Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × creditonensis Gaiser Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris cylindracea Michx. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris cymosa K.Schum. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris cymosa (Nessel) Schumann Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × deamii (Lunell) Shinners Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris densispicata (Bush) Gaiser Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris elegans (Walter) Michx. Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris elegantula (Greene) K.Schum. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris fallacior (Lunell) Rydb. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × freemaniana J.R.Allison Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × frostii Gaiser Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris garberi A.Gray Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris gholsonii L.C.Anderson Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × gladewitzii (Farw.) Farw. ex Shinners Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × gladewitzii (Farw.) Farw. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris glandulosa G.L.Nesom & O'Kennon Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris gracilis Pursh. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris gracilis Pursh Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris haled (Small) Schumann Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris halei (Small) K.Schum. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris helleri (Porter) Porter Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris heterophylla R.Br. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris heterophylla R.Br.Aiton Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris hirsutissima Poir. ex Steud. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × johnsonii M. White Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Liatris laevigata (Nutt.) Nutt. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris lanceolata Bertol. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris lancifolia (Greene) Kittell Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris ligulistylis (A.Nelson) K.Schum. Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris ligulistylis A.Nelson Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × macdanieliana J.R.Allison Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris macrostachya Michx. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris magnifica Hort. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris microcephala (Small) K.Schum. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris mucronata Torr. & A.Gray Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris mucronata DC. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris nervata (Greene) K.Schum. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × nieuwlandii (Lunell) Gaiser Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris ohlingerae (S.F.Blake) B.L.Rob. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris oligocephala J.R.Allison Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × orzellii G.L. Nesom Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Liatris paniculata (J.F.Gmel.) Willd. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris patens G.L.Nesom & Kral Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris pauciflora Pursh. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris pauciflora Pursh Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris pilosa (Aiton) Willd. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × platylepis (Schumann) Small Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris provincialis R.K.Godfrey Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris punctata Hook. Accepted L TICA 2012-02-11 1
Liatris pycnostachya Michx. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 2
Liatris pycnostachya Michaux Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris regimontis (Small) Schumann Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris resinosa DC. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × ridgwayi Standl. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris savannensis Kral & G.L.Nesom Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris scariosa (L.) Willd. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Liatris × serotina (Greene) Schumann Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris sessiliflora Bertol. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris sphaeroides Michx. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris spheroidea Michx. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × spheroidea Michaux Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris spicata (L.) Willd. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michx. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11 1
Liatris squarrosa (L.) Willd. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris squarrulosa Michx. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × steelei Gaiser Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × stellei Gaiser Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris stricta Macnab Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris tenuifolia Nutt. Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris tenuis Shinners Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris vittata (Greene) K.Schum. Unresolved L TICA 2012-02-11
Liatris × weaveri Shinners Accepted M TICA 2012-02-11

Statistics

The Plant List includes 236 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Liatris. Of these 50 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 88 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Liatris. 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 236 species names for the genus Liatris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 50 21.2%
Synonym 143 60.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 43 18.2%

All names

The status of the 324 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Liatris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 54 16.7%
Synonym 224 69.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 46 14.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 236 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Liatris, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 43 94 0 0 137 58.1%
Low confidence 7 49 0 43 99 41.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 50 142 0 41 0 233 98.7%
Tropicos 0 1 0 2 0 3 1.3%