The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Perilla

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Perilla

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Perilla cavaleriei H.Lév. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Perilla frutescens (L.) Britton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Perilla heteromorpha Carrière Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Perilla setoyensis G.Honda Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 24 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Perilla. Of these 1 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 20 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Perilla. 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 24 species names for the genus Perilla recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1 4.2%
Synonym 20 83.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 12.5%

All names

The status of the 44 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Perilla recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 3 6.8%
Synonym 38 86.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 6.8%

The confidence with which the status of the 24 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Perilla, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 1 19 0 0 20 83.3%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 4.2%
Low confidence 0 0 0 3 3 12.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 1 0 2 8.3%
WCSP 1 19 0 2 0 22 91.7%