The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hesperantha

The genus Hesperantha is in the family Iridaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Hesperantha

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Hesperantha acuta (Licht. ex Roem. & Schult.) Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha alborosea Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha altimontana Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha bachmannii Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha ballii Wild Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha baurii Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha bifolia Baker Unresolved L iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha brevicaulis (Baker) G.J.Lewis Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha brevifolia Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha brevistyla Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha bulbifera Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha candida Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha cedarmontana Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha ciliolata Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha coccinea (Backh. & Harv.) Goldblatt & J.C.Manning Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha crocopsis Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha cucullata Klatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha curvula Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha debilis Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha decipiens Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha elsiae Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha erecta (Baker) Benth. ex Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha exiliflora Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha falcata (L.f.) Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha fibrosa Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha flava G.J.Lewis Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha flexuosa Klatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha glabrescens Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha glareosa Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha gracilis Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha grandiflora G.J.Lewis Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha hantamensis Schltr. ex R.C.Foster Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha helmei Goldblatt & J.C.Manning Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha humilis Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha hutchingsiae Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha huttonii (Baker) Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha hygrophila Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha inconspicua (Baker) Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha ingeliensis Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha juncifolia Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha karooica Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha lactea Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha latifolia (Klatt) M.P.de Vos Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha leucantha Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha lithicola J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha longicollis Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha longistyla J.C.Manning & Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha longituba (Klatt) Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha luticola Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha malvina Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha marlothii R.C.Foster Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha minima (Baker) R.C.Foster Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha modesta Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha montigena Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha muirii (L.Bolus) G.J.Lewis Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha namaquana Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha oligantha (Diels) Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha pallescens Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha pauciflora G.J.Lewis Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha petitiana (A.Rich.) Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha pilosa (L.f.) Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha pseudopilosa Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha pubinervia Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha pulchra Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha purpurea Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha quadrangula Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha radiata (Jacq.) Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha ramosa Eckl. Unresolved L iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha rivulicola Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha rupestris N.E.Br. ex R.C.Foster Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha rupicola Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha saldanhae Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha saxicola Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha schelpeana Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha schlechteri (Baker) R.C.Foster Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha scopulosa Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha similis N.E.Br. ex R.C.Foster Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha spicata (Burm.f.) N.E.Br. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23 2
Hesperantha stenosiphon Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha sufflava Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha teretifolia Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha truncatula Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha umbricola Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha vaginata (Sweet) Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha vernalis Hilliard & B.L.Burtt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Hesperantha woodii Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 175 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Hesperantha. Of these 84 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 15 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Hesperantha. 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 175 species names for the genus Hesperantha recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 84 48.0%
Synonym 89 50.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 1.1%

All names

The status of the 190 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Hesperantha recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 86 45.3%
Synonym 102 53.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 1.1%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 175 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Hesperantha, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 84 87 0 0 171 97.7%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 1.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 1.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
iPlants 84 87 0 2 0 173 98.9%
Tropicos 0 2 0 0 0 2 1.1%