The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hypericaceae

The family Hypericaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Hypericaceae

A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Hypericaceae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).

Statistics

Species of Hypericaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 11 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 1,718 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Hypericaceae. Of these 584 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 764 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Hypericaceae. 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 1,718 species names for the family Hypericaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 584 34.0%
Synonym 772 44.9%
Unplaced 3 0.2%
Unassessed 359 20.9%

All names

The status of the 2,482 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Hypericaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 659 26.6%
Synonym 1,450 58.4%
Unplaced 3 0.1%
Unassessed 370 14.9%

Of the species names,

A further 2 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 1,718 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Hypericaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 572 704 0 0 1,276 74.3%
Low confidence 12 68 3 359 442 25.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 207 166 0 17 0 390 22.7%
WCSP (in review) 377 606 3 342 2 1,328 77.3%