The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Nyssa

The genus Nyssa is in the family Cornaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Nyssa

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Nyssa aquatica L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa glauca Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa javanica (Blume) Wangerin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa ogeche Bartram ex Marshall Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa servatilis E.H.L.Krause Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa shangszeensis W.P.Fang & Soong Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa shweliensis (W.W.Sm.) Airy Shaw Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa sinensis Oliv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa sylvatica Marshall Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Nyssa talamancana Hammel & N.Zamora Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Nyssa yunnanensis W.Q.Yin ex H.N.Qin & Phengklai Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 49 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Nyssa. Of these 9 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 13 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Nyssa. 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 49 species names for the genus Nyssa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 18.4%
Synonym 38 77.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 4.1%

All names

The status of the 62 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Nyssa recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 17.7%
Synonym 49 79.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 3.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 49 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Nyssa, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 9 36 0 0 45 91.8%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 4.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 4.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 0 0 2 4.1%
WCSP 9 36 0 2 0 47 95.9%