The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Elatine

The genus Elatine is in the family Elatinaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Elatine

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Elatine alata Rostk. & Schmidt Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine alsinastrum L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine ambigua Wight Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine americana (Pursh) Arn. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine anagalloides Fenzl Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine brachysperma A.Gray Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine brochonii Clavaud Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine californica A.Gray Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine ecuadoriensis Molau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine fassettiana Steyerm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine fauquei Monod Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine glaziovii Nied. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine gratioloides A.Cunn. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine gussonei (Sommier) Brullo, Lanfr., Pavone & Ronsisv. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine heterandra H.Mason Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine hexandra (Lapierre) DC. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine hungarica Moesz Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine hydropiper L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine lindbergii Rohrb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine lorentziana Hunz. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine macrocalyx Albr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine macropoda Guss. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine madagascariensis H.Perrier Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine minima (Nutt.) Fisch. & C.A.Mey. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine ojibwayensis Garneau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine paramoana Schmidt-M. & Bernal Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine peruviana Baehni & J.F.Macbr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine rotundifolia Laegaard Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine rubella Rydb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine triandra Schkuhr Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elatine verticillaris F.Muell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 107 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Elatine. Of these 28 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 37 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Elatine. 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 107 species names for the genus Elatine recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 28 26.2%
Synonym 62 57.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 17 15.9%

All names

The status of the 144 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Elatine recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 28 19.4%
Synonym 99 68.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 17 11.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 107 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Elatine, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 28 61 0 0 89 83.2%
Low confidence 0 1 0 17 18 16.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 7 0 0 0 7 6.5%
WCSP (in review) 28 55 0 17 0 100 93.5%