The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Caustis

The genus Caustis is in the family Cyperaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Caustis

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Caustis blakei Kük. ex S.T.Blake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Caustis dioica R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Caustis flexuosa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Caustis pentandra R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Caustis recurvata Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 9 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Caustis. Of these 5 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 8 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Caustis. 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 9 species names for the genus Caustis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 55.6%
Synonym 4 44.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 17 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Caustis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 29.4%
Synonym 12 70.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

The confidence with which the status of the 9 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Caustis, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 5 4 0 0 9 100%
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 Caustis is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
WCSP 5 4 0 0 0 9 100%