The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Scirpus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Scirpus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Scirpus aegialites Phil. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus ancistrochaetus Schuyler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus angustisquamis Beetle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus asper J.Presl & C.Presl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus atrocinctus Fernald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus atrovirens Willd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus bibracteatus Kük. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus borneensis H.Pfeiff. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus brittonius Piper Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus buettnerianus Boeckeler Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus camensis Phil. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus capsularis Lour. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus chunianus Tang & F.T.Wang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus colchicus Kimer. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus congdonii Britton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus conifer Poir. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus cyperinus (L.) Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus cyperus Kük. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus dialgamensis Majeed Kak & Javeid Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus dichromenoides C.B.Clarke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus diffusus Schuyler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus divaricatus Elliott Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × duvalii Hoppe Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus elatus Gueldenst. ex Ledeb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus ewersanni Fisch. ex Litv. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus expansus Fernald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus falsus C.B.Clarke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus ficinioides Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus filipes C.B.Clarke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus flaccidifolius (Fernald) Schuyler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus fragrans Ruiz & Pav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus fuirenoides Maxim. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × fujimakii M.Kikuchi & Koyama Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus gaudichianus Kunth Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus georgianus R.M.Harper Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus hainanensis S.M.Huang Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus hattorianus Makino Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus helferi Beetle Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus hispanicus Gueldenst. ex Ledeb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus huae T.Koyama Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × intermedius Tang & F.T.Wang Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus isdellensis W.Fitzg. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus iseensis T.Koyama & Shimizu Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus junciformis Retz. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus kalmussii Aschers., Abrom. & Graebn. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus karuisawensis Makino Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus kimsonensis N.K.Khoi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus kunkelii Barros Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus lineatus Michx. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus loefgrenianus Boeckeler Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus longii Fernald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus longivaginatus Boeckeler Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus lushanensis Ohwi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus macrostachys Boeckeler Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus maximowiczii C.B.Clarke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus melanocaulos Phil. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus microcarpus J.Presl & C.Presl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus mitsukurianus Makino Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus molinianus Beetle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus mucrinux C.B. Clarke Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus muehlenbergianus Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus muelleri Boeckeler Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus nudifructus Kük. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus nudus Raf. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus occultus C.B.Clarke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus orientalis Ohwi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus pallidus (Britton) Fernald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus paniculatocorymbosus Kük. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus peckii Britton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus pedicellatus Fernald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus pendulus Muhl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus petelotii Gross Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus pierotii Miq. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus pilosus Thunb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus pilosus Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus pinguiculus C.B.Clarke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus poeppigii Kunth Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus polyphyllus Vahl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus polystachyus F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × prolifulcus Carse Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × prolifundus Carse Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus racemosus Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus radicans Schkuhr Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus reichei Boeckeler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × rosellinii Ces., Pass. & Gibelli Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus rosthornii Diels Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × schmidtianus Junge Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus schweintizii Torr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus semiuncialis C.B.Clarke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus spegazzinianus Barros Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus steinmetzii Fernald Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus stramineus C.Presl Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus strobolinus Roxb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus stygius Ferber ex J.Fleisch. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus subspicatus Lunell Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus sulvaticusy L. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus sylvaticus L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus ternatanus Reinw. ex Miq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus ternatensis C.B. Clarke Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus tetragonus Walker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus thwaitesii Boeckeler Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus torresiana Gaudich. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus trachycaulos Phil. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus × trapezoides Koidz. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus trilatus Bocklr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus × triquetriformis (V.I.Krecz.) T.V.Egorova Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus triquetriformis T.V. Egorova Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus typhinus Raf. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus umbellatus Post Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Scirpus uniflorum T.V. Egorova Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus wichurae Boeckeler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Scirpus wichurai Kom. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Scirpus xerophilus Pilg. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 184 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Scirpus. Of these 58 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 131 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Scirpus. 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 184 species names for the genus Scirpus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 58 31.5%
Synonym 70 38.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 56 30.4%

All names

The status of the 315 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Scirpus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 59 18.7%
Synonym 198 62.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 58 18.4%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 184 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Scirpus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 53 62 0 0 115 62.5%
Medium confidence 5 4 0 0 9 4.9%
Low confidence 0 4 0 56 60 32.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 5 4 0 18 0 27 14.7%
WCSP 53 66 0 38 1 157 85.3%