The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Citrullus

The genus Citrullus is in the family Cucurbitaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Citrullus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Citrullus ecirrhosus Cogn. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Citrullus rehmii De Winter Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 42 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Citrullus. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 32 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Citrullus. 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 42 species names for the genus Citrullus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 9.5%
Synonym 38 90.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 74 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Citrullus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 5.4%
Synonym 70 94.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 42 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Citrullus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 4 38 0 0 42 100%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 3 0 0 0 3 7.1%
WCSP (in review) 4 35 0 0 0 39 92.9%