The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Ledum

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Ledum

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Ledum canadense Lodd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum columbianum Piper Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ledum decumbens Small Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ledum dilatatum Rupr. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum glandulosum Nutt. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ledum graveolens Gilib. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum latifolium Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum macrophyllum Tolm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ledum maximum (Nakai) A.P. Khokhrjakov & M.T. Mazurenko Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ledum nipponicum (Nakai) Tolm. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum pacificum Small Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum palustre L. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 2
Ledum palustriforme A.P.Khokhr. & Mazurenko Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum serpyllifolium L'Hér. ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum thymifolium Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ledum thymifolium Marshall Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 25 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Ledum. Of these 6 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 14 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Ledum. 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 25 species names for the genus Ledum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 24.0%
Synonym 8 32.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 44.0%

All names

The status of the 39 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Ledum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 8 20.5%
Synonym 20 51.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 28.2%

The confidence with which the status of the 25 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Ledum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 5 6 0 0 11 44.0%
Low confidence 1 2 0 11 14 56.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 5 6 0 0 0 11 44.0%
WCSP (in review) 1 2 0 11 0 14 56.0%