The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Luzula

The genus Luzula is in the family Juncaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Luzula

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Luzula abchasica Novikov Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula abyssinica Parl. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula acuminata Raf. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula acutifolia H.Nordensk. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula africana Drège ex Steud. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula alopecuroides Desv. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula alopecurus Desv. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula alpestris H.Nordensk. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula alpina Hoppe Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula alpinopilosa (Chaix) Breistr. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 2
Luzula antarctica Hook.f. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula arcuata (Wahlenb.) Sw. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula atlantica Braun-Blanq. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula atrata Edgar Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula australasica Steud. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula banksiana E.Mey. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 2
Luzula × bogdanii Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula bogdanii Kirschner Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula bomiensis K.F.Wu Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × bornmuelleriana Kük. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × borreri Bromf. ex Bab. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula brachyphylla Phil. Accepted L IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula brevispicata Knjaz. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula bulbosa (Alph.Wood) Smyth & L.C.Smyth Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula caespitosa (J.Gay ex E.Mey.) Steud. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula calabra Ten. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula campestris (L.) DC. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula canariensis Poir. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula capitata (Miq. ex Franch. & Sav.) Kom. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula caricina E.Mey. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula celata Edgar Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula chilensis Nees & Meyen ex Kunth Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula colensoi Hook.f. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula comosa E.Mey. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula confusa Lindeb. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula congesta (Thuill.) Lej. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula crenulata Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula crinita Hook.f. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula cuprina Rochel & Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula × danica H.Nordensk. & Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula danica Nordensk. & Kirschner Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula decipiens Edgar Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula densiflora (H.Nordensk.) Edgar Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula denticulata Liebm. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula desvauxii Kunth Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula divaricata S.Watson Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula divulgata Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula divulgatiformis Bacic & Jogan Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula echinata (Small) F.J.Herm. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula ecuadoriensis Balslev Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula effusa Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula elegans Lowe Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula excelsa Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula exspectata Bacic & Jogan Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula fallax Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × favratii K.Richt. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula flaccida (Buchenau) Edgar Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula formosana Ohwi Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula forsteri (Sm.) DC. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 2
Luzula × gayana Font Quer & Rothm. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula gigantea Desv. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula glabrata (Hoppe) Desv. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula graecans Chaub. & Bory Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula groenlandica Böcher Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × hasleri Murr Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula hawaiiensis Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 2
Luzula × heddae Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × hermannii-muelleri Asch. & Graebn. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula hitchcockii Hämet-Ahti Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × hybrida H.Lindb. ex Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula ignivoma Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula inaequalis K.F.Wu Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula indica Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula involucratus Steud. ex Buchenau Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula jimboi Miyabe & Kudo Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × johannis-principis Murr Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula johnstonii Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula kjellmaniana Miyabe & Kudo Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula kobayasii Satake Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula lactea (Link) E.Mey. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula leiboldii Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula leptophylla Buchenau & Petrie Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × levieri Asch. & Graebn. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula longiflora Benth. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula lutea (All.) DC. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula lutescens (Koidz.) Kirschner & Miyam. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula luzulina (Vill.) Racib. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula luzulina Dt. & Sarnth. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula luzuloides (Lam.) Dandy & Wilmott Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula mannii (Buchenau) Kirschner & Cheek Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula masafuerana Skottsb. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × media Kirschner Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula melanocarpa Desv. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula mendocina Barros Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula meridionalis H.Nordensk. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula modesta Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula multiflora (Ehrh.) Lej. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 2
Luzula nipponica (Satake) Kirschner & Miyam. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula nivalis (Laest.) Spreng. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula nivea (Nathh.) DC. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula nodulosa E.Mey. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula novae-cambriae Gand. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula oligantha Sam. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula orestera Sharsm. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula ostenii (Mattf.) Herter Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula ovata Edgar Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula pallescens Sw. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula papuana M.E.Jansen Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula parviflora (Ehrh.) Desv. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 2
Luzula pedemontana Boiss. & Reut. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula pediformis (Chaix) DC. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula peruviana Desv. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × pfaffii Murr Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula philippinensis M.E.Jansen Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula picta A.Rich. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula pilosa (L.) Willd. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula pindica (Hausskn.) Chrtek & Krísa Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula piperi (Coville) M.E.Jones Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula plumosa E.Mey. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula poimena W.M.Curtis Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula pumila Hook.f. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula purpureosplendens Seub. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula racemosa Desv. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × romanica J.Dvorák & Vorel Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula rufa Edgar Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula rufescens Fisch. ex E.Mey. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 1
Luzula ruiz-lealii Barros Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula seubertii Lowe Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × sichuanensis K.F.Wu Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula silvatica Gaudich. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula × somedana Fern-Carv. & Fern.Prieto Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula spicata (L.) DC. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 4
Luzula stenophylla Steud. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula subcapitata (Rydb.) H.D.Harr. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula subcongesta (S.Watson) Jeps. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula subsessilis (S.Watson) Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula sudetica (Willd.) Schult. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula sudetica DC. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Luzula sylvatica (Huds.) Gaudin Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23 3
Luzula taiwaniana Satake Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula taurica (V.I.Krecz.) Novikov Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula traversii (Buchenau) Cheeseman Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula tristachya Desv. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula ulei Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula ulophylla (Buchenau) Cockayne & Laing Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × vinesii Murr Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula vulcanica Liebm. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula wahlenbergii Rupr. Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × wettsteinii Buchenau Accepted H IOPI 2012-03-23
Luzula × winderiae Murr Unresolved L IOPI 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 423 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Luzula. Of these 141 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 467 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Luzula. 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 423 species names for the genus Luzula recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 141 33.3%
Synonym 271 64.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 2.6%

All names

The status of the 890 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Luzula recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 171 19.2%
Synonym 708 79.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 1.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 423 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Luzula, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 138 241 0 0 379 89.6%
Medium confidence 2 25 0 0 27 6.4%
Low confidence 1 5 0 11 17 4.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
IOPI 139 244 0 2 0 385 91.0%
Tropicos 2 26 0 8 0 36 8.5%
WCSP 0 1 0 1 0 2 0.5%