The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cnidoscolus

The genus Cnidoscolus is in the family Euphorbiaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cnidoscolus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cnidoscolus aconitifolius (Mill.) I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cnidoscolus acrandrus (Urb.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus aculeatissimus (Mart.) Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus adenoblepharus Fern.Casas & J.M.Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus adenochlamys Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus aequatoriensis Fern.Casas & J.M.Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus albibracteatus Fern.Casas & Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus albidus Lundell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus albomaculatus (Pax) I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus angustidens Torr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus appendiculatus (Pax & K.Hoffm.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus aurelii Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus autlanensis Breckon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus bahianus (Ule) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus basiacanthus (Pax & K.Hoffm.) J.F.Macbr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus beckii Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus bellator (Ekman ex Urb.) León Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus byssinus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus cajamarcensis Fern.Casas & J.M.Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus calcareus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus calyculatus (Pax & K.Hoffm.) I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus calyptratus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus calyptrodontus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus ceballosii Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus cervii Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus conicus Fern.Casas & J.M.Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus diacanthus (Pax & K.Hoffm.) J.F.Macbr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus egregius Breckon ex Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus elasticus Lundell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus fimbriatus Breckon ex Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus froesii (Croizat) Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus graminifolius Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus guatimalensis Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus halteris Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus hamosus Pohl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus hypokerinus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus hypoleucus (Pax) Pax Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus inaequalis Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus infestus Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus jaenensis (Pax & K.Hoffm.) J.F.Macbr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus kunthianus (Müll.Arg.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus leuconeurus (Pax & K.Hoffm.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus liebmannii (Müll.Arg.) Lundell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus liesneri Fern.Casas & J.M.Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus loasoides (Pax) I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus lombardii Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus longibracteatus Fern.Casas & Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus longipes (Pax) I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus maculatus (Brandegee) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus magni-gerdtii Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus maracayensis (Chodat & Hassl.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus matosii León Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus megacanthus Breckon ex Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus minarum Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus mitis Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus monicanus J.A.Lomelí, Sahagún & V.W.Steinm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus monsanto Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus multilobus (Pax) I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Cnidoscolus oligandrus (Müll.Arg.) Pax Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus orbiculatus Lundell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus orientensis Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus palmeri (S.Watson) Rose Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus paucistamineus (Pax) Pax Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus pavonianus (Müll.Arg.) Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus piranii Fern.Casas & J.M.Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus populifolius Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus pteroneurus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus pubescens Pohl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus pyrophorus (Pax) J.F.Macbr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus quercifolius Pohl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus rangel (M.Gómez) McVaugh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus regina (León) Radcl.-Sm. & Govaerts Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus rostratus Lundell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus rotundifolius (Müll.Arg.) McVaugh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus rupestris Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus rzedowskii Fern.Casas & V.W.Steinm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus sellowianus Klotzsch ex Pax Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus serrulatus (Pax & K.Hoffm.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus shrevei I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus sinaloensis Breckon ex Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus souzae McVaugh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus spathulatus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus spinosus Lundell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus subinteger (Chodat & Hassl.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus tehuacanensis Breckon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus tepiquensis (Costantin & Gallaud) Lundell Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus texanus (Müll.Arg.) Small Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus tridentifer Fern.Casas & J.M.Pizarro Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus tubulosus (Müll.Arg.) I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cnidoscolus ulei (Pax) Pax Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus urens (L.) Arthur Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Cnidoscolus urentissimus Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus urnigerus (Pax) Pax Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cnidoscolus vitifolius (Mill.) Pohl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1

Statistics

The Plant List includes 228 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cnidoscolus. Of these 94 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 52 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cnidoscolus. 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 228 species names for the genus Cnidoscolus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 94 41.2%
Synonym 134 58.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 280 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cnidoscolus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 101 36.1%
Synonym 179 63.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 228 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Cnidoscolus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 94 128 0 0 222 97.4%
Medium confidence 0 6 0 0 6 2.6%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 6 0 0 0 6 2.6%
WCSP 94 128 0 0 0 222 97.4%