The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Chimaphila

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Chimaphila

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Chimaphila durandii Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Chimaphila japonica Miq. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Chimaphila maculata (L.) Pursh Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Chimaphila menziesii (R.Br. ex D.Don) Spreng. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Chimaphila monticola Andres Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Chimaphila umbellata (L.) Nutt. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 5

Statistics

The Plant List includes 27 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Chimaphila. Of these 5 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 21 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Chimaphila. 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 27 species names for the genus Chimaphila recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 18.5%
Synonym 19 70.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 11.1%

All names

The status of the 48 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Chimaphila recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 22.9%
Synonym 34 70.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 6.3%

The confidence with which the status of the 27 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Chimaphila, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 5 19 0 0 24 88.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 3 3 11.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 4 0 0 0 4 14.8%
WCSP (in review) 5 15 0 3 0 23 85.2%