The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Origanum

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Origanum

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Origanum acutidens (Hand.-Mazz.) Ietsw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × adanense Baser & H.Duman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × adonidis Mouterde Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum aegyptiacum L. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum akhdarense Ietsw. & Boulos Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum amanum Post Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum amaracus Bedevian Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × barbarae Bornm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum bargyli Mouterde Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum bilgeri P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum boissieri Ietsw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum brevidens (Bornm.) Dinsm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum calcaratum Juss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum compactum Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum cordifolium (Montbret & Aucher ex Benth.) Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum cyrenaicum Bég. & Vacc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum dayi Post Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum dictamnus L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × dolichosiphon P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum ehrenbergii Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum elongatum (Bonnet) Emb. & Maire Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum floribundum Munby Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum foliosum Lojac. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × haradjanii Rech.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum haussknechtii Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum humile Poir. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Origanum husnucan-baseri H.Duman, Aytac & A.Duran Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × hybridum Mill. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum hypericifolium O.Schwarz & P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × intercedens Rech.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × intermedium P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum isthmicum Danin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum jordanicum Danin & Kunne Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum laevigatum Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum leptocladum Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum libanoticum Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × lirium Heldr. ex Halácsy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum majorana L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × majoricum Cambess. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × majoricum Camb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Origanum microphyllum (Benth.) Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × minoanum P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum minutiflorum O.Schwarz & P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum munzurense Kit Tan & Sorger Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × nebrodense Tineo ex Lojac. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum onites L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × pabotii Mouterde Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum pampaninii (Brullo & Furnari) Ietsw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum × paniculatum W.D.J.Koch Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum petraeum Danin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum punonense Danin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum ramonense Danin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum rotundifolium Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum saccatum P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum scabrum Boiss. & Heldr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum sipyleum L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum solymicum P.H.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum symes Carlström Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum syriacum L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Origanum × ulrikeae Starm. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum vetteri Briq. & Barbey Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum vogelii Greuter & Burdet Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Origanum vulgare L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 5

Statistics

The Plant List includes 227 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Origanum. Of these 56 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 57 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Origanum. 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 227 species names for the genus Origanum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 56 24.7%
Synonym 164 72.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 3.1%

All names

The status of the 284 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Origanum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 63 22.2%
Synonym 214 75.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 2.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 227 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Origanum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 55 153 0 0 208 91.6%
Medium confidence 1 2 0 0 3 1.3%
Low confidence 0 9 0 7 16 7.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 1 0 1 0 3 1.3%
WCSP 55 162 0 6 0 223 98.2%
WCSP (in review) 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.4%