The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Arbutus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Arbutus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Arbutus acadiensis L. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus andrachne L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus × andrachnoides Link Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus × androsterilis M.Salas & al. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus arbutus Veill. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Arbutus arizonica (A.Gray) Sarg. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus canariensis Duhamel Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus coriacea Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus ferruginea L.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus floribunda Dippel Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus herpetica Colebr. ex Roxb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus hirsuta Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus hirsutus Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Arbutus lanceolata Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus leucocarpa Poepp. & Kunze ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus madrensis S.González Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus menziesii Pursh Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus microphylla G.Forst. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus myrtilloides Poepp. ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus myrtilloides Humb. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus obtusifolia Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus occidentalis McVaugh & Rosatti Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus × reyorum Demoly Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus rigida Banks ex Hook.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus salicifolia Sessé & Moc. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus tessellata P.D.Sørensen Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus × thuretiana Demoly Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus unedo L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus xalapensis Kunth Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Arbutus xanthocarpa Wangenh. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 76 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Arbutus. Of these 11 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 13 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Arbutus. 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 76 species names for the genus Arbutus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 14.5%
Synonym 46 60.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 19 25.0%

All names

The status of the 89 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Arbutus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 12.4%
Synonym 59 66.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 19 21.3%

The confidence with which the status of the 76 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Arbutus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.3%
Medium confidence 11 45 0 0 56 73.7%
Low confidence 0 0 0 19 19 25.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 2 0 2 2.6%
WCSP 0 1 0 0 0 1 1.3%
WCSP (in review) 11 45 0 17 0 73 96.1%