The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cephalocarpus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cephalocarpus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cephalocarpus confertus Gilly Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cephalocarpus dracaenula Nees Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cephalocarpus obovoideus T.Koyama Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cephalocarpus rigidus Gilly ex Gleason & Killip Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 11 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cephalocarpus. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 2 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cephalocarpus. 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 11 species names for the genus Cephalocarpus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 36.4%
Synonym 7 63.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 13 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cephalocarpus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 30.8%
Synonym 9 69.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

The confidence with which the status of the 11 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Cephalocarpus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 4 6 0 0 10 90.9%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 9.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 9.1%
WCSP 4 6 0 0 0 10 90.9%