The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Andromeda

The genus Andromeda is in the family Ericaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Andromeda

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Andromeda acuminata Sm. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda alata Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda angusta Jacques Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda axillaris Michx. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda buxifolia Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda canescens Small Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda capricida Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda cerea L.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda ciliosa Bojer ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda coccinea Schrad. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda columellaris Fisch. ex Herder Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda condida Dippel Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda cordata Royle Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda coriacea Aiton Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Andromeda corymbosa Huguenin ex Colla Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda crassifolia Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda crassifolia Pohl Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda cupressiformis Wall. ex D.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda davisiae C.K.Schneid. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda dealbata Lindl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda elliptica Siebold & Zucc. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda ferruginea Walter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda formosissima W.Bartram Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda glandulosa C.Wright Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Andromeda glauca K.Koch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda glaucophylla Link Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda grandiflora Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda hahniana Meerb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda humilis Banks & Sol. ex Hook.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda jamaicensis C.Wright Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda × jamesiana Lepage Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda kalmiifolia Hoffmanns. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda lacustris C.Wright Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda lanceolata Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda lanceolata Desf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda latifolia C.Wright Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda laurina Michx. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda leschenaultii Broughton Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda littoralis Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda lobbii Dippel Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda longifolia Pursh Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda lucida Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda marginata Duhamel Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda mariana Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda meriifolia Cham. & Schltdl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Andromeda montana Buckley Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda myrtifolia Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda nana Maxim. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda nereifolia Cham. & Schltdl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda nitida Bartram ex Marshall Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda obtusa C.Wright ex Sauvalle Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda occidentalis Lettsom Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda oleifolia Hoffmanns. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda ovalifolia Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda ovata Sol. ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda pensylvanica Lavallée Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda polifolia L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Andromeda pubescens Poir. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda pulchella Cham. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda pulchella Cham. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda punctata Dombey ex Dunal Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda purpurea Ruiz & Pav. ex Sleum. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda reticulata Walter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda revoluta Bouton ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda rolissonii Lavallée Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda rupestris G.Forst. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda sellowii Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda serrata Sm. ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda serratifolia DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda sguamulosa Small Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Andromeda sinensis Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda speciosa Michx. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 2
Andromeda spinulosa Pursh Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda squamulosa D.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda symplocifolia Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda vaccinifolia K.Koch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda villosa Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda walteri Willd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Andromeda wilmingtonia Michx. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 97 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Andromeda. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 24 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Andromeda. 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 97 species names for the genus Andromeda recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 4.1%
Synonym 13 13.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 80 82.5%

All names

The status of the 121 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Andromeda recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 4.1%
Synonym 32 26.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 84 69.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 97 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Andromeda, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 4 11 0 0 15 15.5%
Low confidence 0 2 0 80 82 84.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 0 0 1 0 2 2.1%
WCSP (in review) 3 13 0 79 0 95 97.9%