The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cladium

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cladium

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cladium chinense Nees Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Cladium costatum Steyerm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cladium leptostachyum Nees & Meyen Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Cladium mariscoides (Muhl.) Torr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cladium mariscus (L.) Pohl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 4

Statistics

The Plant List includes 49 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cladium. Of these 5 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 16 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cladium. 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 Cladium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 10.2%
Synonym 44 89.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 65 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cladium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 13.8%
Synonym 55 84.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.5%

Of the species names,

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

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 3 41 0 0 44 89.8%
Medium confidence 2 2 0 0 4 8.2%
Low confidence 0 1 0 0 1 2.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 2 2 0 0 0 4 8.2%
WCSP 3 42 0 0 0 45 91.8%