The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Gahnia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Gahnia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Gahnia ancistrophylla Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia aristata Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia aspera (R.Br.) Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Gahnia australis (Nees) K.L.Wilson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia baniensis Benl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia beecheyi H.Mann Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia decomposita (R.Br.) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia deusta (R.Br.) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia drummondii (Steud.) K.L.Wilson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia erythrocarpa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia filifolia (C.Presl) Kük. ex Benl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia filum (Labill.) F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia graminifolia Rodway Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia grandis (Labill.) S.T.Blake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia howeana R.O.Gardner Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia hystrix J.M.Black Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia insignis S.T.Blake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia javanica Moritzi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia lacera (R.Lesson ex A.Rich.) Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia lanaiensis O.Deg., I.Deg. & J.Kern Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia lanigera (R.Br.) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia marquisensis F.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia melanocarpa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia microcarpa Guillaumin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia microstachya Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia novocaledonensis Benl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia pauciflora Kirk Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia procera J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia radula (R.Br.) Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia rigida Kirk Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia schoenoides G.Forst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia sclerioides K.L.Wilson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia setifolia Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia sieberiana Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia sinuosa J.Raynal Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia subaequiglumis S.T.Blake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia trifida Labill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia tristis Nees Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Gahnia vitiensis Rendle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Gahnia xanthocarpa (Hook.f.) Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 155 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Gahnia. Of these 40 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 25 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Gahnia. 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 155 species names for the genus Gahnia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 40 25.8%
Synonym 115 74.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 180 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Gahnia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 42 23.3%
Synonym 138 76.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 155 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Gahnia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 40 114 0 0 154 99.4%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 0.6%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.6%
WCSP 40 114 0 0 0 154 99.4%