The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Chamaecostus

The genus Chamaecostus is in the family Costaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Chamaecostus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Chamaecostus congestiflorus (Rich. ex Gagnep.) C.D.Specht & D.W.Stev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecostus curcumoides (Maas) C.D.Specht & D.W.Stev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecostus cuspidatus (Nees & Mart.) C.D.Specht & D.W.Stev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecostus fragilis (Maas) C.D.Specht & D.W.Stev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecostus fusiformis (Maas) C.D.Specht & D.W.Stev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecostus lanceolatus (Petersen) C.D.Specht & D.W.Stev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Chamaecostus subsessilis (Nees & Mart.) C.D.Specht & D.W.Stev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 29 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Chamaecostus. Of these 7 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 5 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Chamaecostus. 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 29 species names for the genus Chamaecostus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 24.1%
Synonym 22 75.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 34 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Chamaecostus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 8 23.5%
Synonym 26 76.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

The confidence with which the status of the 29 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Chamaecostus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 7 22 0 0 29 100%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
WCSP 7 22 0 0 0 29 100%