The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Leucas

The genus Leucas is in the family Lamiaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Leucas

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Leucas abyssinica (Benth.) Briq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Leucas acloquei H.Lév. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas aequistylosa Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas aggerestris (Wild) Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas alba (Forssk.) Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas alluaudii Sacteux Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas alluaudii Sacl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Leucas anandaraoana Umam.Rao & P.Daniel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas angularis Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas angustissima Sedgw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas argentea Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Leucas aspera (Willd.) Link Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas bakeri Hiern Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas beddomei (Hook.f.) Sunojk. & P.Mathew Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas biflora (Vahl) Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas bracteosa Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas calostachys Oliv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Leucas candicans (Benth.) W.Theob. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas capensis (Benth.) Engl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas cephalantha Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas cephalotes (Roth) Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas chinensis (Retz.) Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Leucas ciliata Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas clarkei Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas collettii Prain Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas cuneifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas decemdentata (Willd.) Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Leucas deflexa Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 3
Leucas densiflora Vatke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas deodikarii Billmore & Hemadri Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas dhofarensis Hedge & Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas diffusa Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas discolor Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas ebracteata Peyr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas ellipticifolia (Sebald) Bramley Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas eriostoma Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Leucas flagellifera (Balf.f.) Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas fulvipila Bramley Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas glabrata (Vahl) Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas grandis Vatke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas hagghierensis Al-Gifri & Cortés-Burns Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas helferi Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas helianthemifolia Desf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas helicterifolia Haines Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas hephaestis (Wild) Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas hirta (B.Heyne ex Roth) Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas hirundinaris Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas hyssopifolia Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas inflata Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas jamesii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas kishenensis (Radcl.-Sm.) Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas laenceaefolia Desf. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Leucas lamiifolia Desf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas lanata Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas lanceifolia Desf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas lavandulaefolia Rees Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Leucas lavandulifolia Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas longifolia Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas macrantha Blatt. & Hallb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas macrophylla Vatke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas manipurensis N.P.Singh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas marrubioides Desf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas martinicensis (Jacq.) R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas masaiensis Oliv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Leucas mathewiana Sunojk. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas menthifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Leucas milanjiana Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas minimifolia Chiov. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas minutiflora Bramley Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas montana (Roth) Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas mukerjiana Subba Rao & Kumari Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas mwingensis Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas nepetifolia Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas neufliseana Courbai Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas neuflizeana Courbon Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Leucas newtonii Briq. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas nubica Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas nutans (Roth) Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas nyassae Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Leucas oligocephala Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Leucas ovata Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas pearsonii Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas pechuelii (Kuntze) Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas penduliflora Al-Gifri & Cortés-Burns Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas pilosa Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas prostrata (Hook.f.) Gamble Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas pseudoglabrata Bramley Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas pubescens Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas rosmarinifolia Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas royleoides (Benth.) Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas ruspoliana Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas samhaensis Cortés-Burns & A.G.Mill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas sebaldiana Sunojk. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas sexdentata Skan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas sivadasaniana Sunojk. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas somalensis Vatke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas songeana Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas spiculifolia (Balf.f.) Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas stachydiformis (Benth.) Hochst. ex Briq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas stelligera Wall. ex Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas stormsii Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas stricta Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas subarcuata Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas suffruticosa Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas teres Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas tettensis Vatke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas tomentosa Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas tsavoensis Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas urticifolia (Vahl) Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas urundensis Robyns & Lebrun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas usagarensis Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas vestita Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 3
Leucas virgata Balf.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas volkensii Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas welwitschii Gürke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas wightiana Wall. ex Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas wilsonii Sebald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leucas zeylanica (L.) W.T.Aiton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1

Statistics

The Plant List includes 305 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Leucas. Of these 111 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 98 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Leucas. 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 305 species names for the genus Leucas recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 111 36.4%
Synonym 187 61.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 2.3%

All names

The status of the 403 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Leucas recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 133 33.0%
Synonym 262 65.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 8 2.0%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 305 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Leucas, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 110 183 0 0 293 96.1%
Medium confidence 1 4 0 0 5 1.6%
Low confidence 0 0 0 7 7 2.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 4 0 3 0 8 2.6%
WCSP 110 183 0 4 1 297 97.4%