The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Watsonia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Watsonia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Watsonia aletroides (Burm.f.) Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia amabilis Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia amatolae Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia andina Phil. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Watsonia angusta Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia arequipensis Ulibarri Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Watsonia bachmannii L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia bella N.E.Br. ex Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia borbonica (Pourr.) Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23 1
Watsonia canaliculata Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia coccinea (Herb. ex Baker) Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia confusa Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia cylindrica Baker Unresolved L iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia densiflora Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia distans L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia dubia Eckl. ex Klatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia elsiae Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia emiliae L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia erecta Phil. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Watsonia eremophila (Phil.) Burkart ex Ulibarri Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Watsonia fergusoniae L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia fourcadei J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia fulgens Ker Gawl. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Watsonia galpinii L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia gladioloides Schltr. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia humilis Mill. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia hysterantha J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia inclinata Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia knysnana L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia laccata (Jacq.) Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia lamarckii A.Dietr. Unresolved L iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia latifolia N.E.Br. ex Oberm. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia lepida N.E.Br. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia × longifolia J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia marginata (L.f.) Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia marlothii L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia meriana (L.) Mill. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23 1
Watsonia minima Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia minor (Phil.) Ulibarri Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Watsonia mtamvunae Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia obrienii V. Tibergen Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Watsonia occulta L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia parvifolia G.J. Lewis Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Watsonia paucifolia Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia philippiana Hosseus Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Watsonia pillansii L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia pondoensis Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia pulchra N.E.Br. ex Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia roei N.E. Br. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Watsonia rogersii L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia rourkei Goldblatt Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia schlechteri L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia spectabilis Schinz Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia stenosiphon L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia stokoei L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia stricta Spreng. Unresolved L iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia strictiflora Ker Gawl. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia strubeniae L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia tabularis J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia transvaalensis Baker Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia vanderspuyae L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia versfeldii J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia vittata J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Unresolved L iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia watsonioides (Baker) Oberm. Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia wilmaniae J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia wilmsii L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia wordsworthiana J.W.Mathews & L.Bolus Unresolved L iPlants 2012-03-23
Watsonia zeyheri L.Bolus Accepted H iPlants 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 174 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Watsonia. Of these 56 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 20 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Watsonia. 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 174 species names for the genus Watsonia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 56 32.2%
Synonym 106 60.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 6.9%

All names

The status of the 194 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Watsonia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 58 29.9%
Synonym 124 63.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 6.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 174 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Watsonia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 53 99 0 0 152 87.4%
Medium confidence 3 5 0 0 8 4.6%
Low confidence 0 2 0 12 14 8.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
iPlants 53 101 0 5 0 159 91.4%
Tropicos 3 5 0 1 0 9 5.2%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 6 0 6 3.4%