The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Laurus

The genus Laurus is in the family Lauraceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Laurus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Laurus abbreviata Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus acuminata Ruiz & Pav. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus alba Reinw. ex Miq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus albida Nutt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus angusta Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus armeniaca Poepp. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus aromatica Baill. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Laurus atra Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus attenuata Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus axillaris Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus azorica (Seub.) Franco Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus barbusana Lowe Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus barbusano Hochst. ex Webb & Berthel. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus bibracteata Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus biflora Pav. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus bofo Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus calycaris Sol. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus calycina Stokes Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus camphorata Buch.-Ham. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus canella Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus canella Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus cathia Buch.-Ham. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus chinensis Blume Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Laurus citriodora Siebold & Zucc. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus coccineus Bojer ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus cordata Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus cuipala Buch.-Ham. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus culilawang Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus culitlaban Roxb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus cuneata Dombey ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus cyathifera Vahl ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus cyathiformis Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus cynarnomum Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus declinata Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus difformis Rich. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus dioica Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus diospyroides Michx. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus dubia Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus elegans Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus enervia Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus fragrans Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus geminiflora Desv. ex Ham. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus geminiflora Reinw. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus glaucescens Roxb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus glomerata Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus glomerata Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus gracilis Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus hamiltonii Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus hexandra Blanco Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus hexandra Spreng. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus heyneana Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus hypericifolia Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus involucrata Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus iteophylla Borzi Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus keule Dombey ex Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus lanosa Blanco Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus leucocarpa Salzm. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus ligustrina Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus linge Ruiz ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus lingui Gillies ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus ludoviciana Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus macrantha Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus macrophylla D.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus magnoliifolia Cav. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus malabathrum Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus martinicensis Jacq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus martinicensis Sieber ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus mauritiana Stadman ex Soy.-Will. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus melissifolia Walter Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Laurus mimosa Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus montana Poepp. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus moschata Pav. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus multiflora Ruiz ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus nacushia Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus naucushia Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus neesiana Schott ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus nivea Lodd. ex Loudon Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus nobilis L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus novocanariensis Rivas Mart., Lousã, Fern.Prieto, E.Días, J.C.Costa & C.Aguiar Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus nutans Isert ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus oblongo-obovata Ruiz ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus octandra Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus odoratissima Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus officinale Nees Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Laurus ophthalmicus Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus paniculata Poir. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus paniculata Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus paniculigera Mart. ex Colla Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus parviflora Sw. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus parviflora Balb. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus pauperata Rich. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus peduncularis Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus pseudobenzoin Michx. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus pseudocassia Reinw. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus pseudocassia Zucc. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus psychotrioides Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus regia Douglas Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus rigida Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus rigidum Kunth Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Laurus rotundifolia Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus rumphii J.Graham Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus sailiana Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus salsafraz Noronha Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus semecarpifolia Wall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus solaniformis Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus sublanuginosa Ruiz ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus subscandens Vell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus sylvestris Buch.-Ham. ex Roxb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus tenuifolia Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus umbrosa Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus undulata Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus verticillata Royen ex Blume Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus victoriana Colenso ex Hook.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus winterana L. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Laurus zeylanica Lam. ex Meisn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 117 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Laurus. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

Species names

The status of the 117 species names for the genus Laurus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 3.4%
Synonym 1 0.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 112 95.7%

All names

The status of the 117 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Laurus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 3.4%
Synonym 1 0.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 112 95.7%

The confidence with which the status of the 117 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Laurus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 4 1 0 0 5 4.3%
Low confidence 0 0 0 112 112 95.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 2 0 0 3 0 5 4.3%
WCSP (in review) 2 1 0 109 0 112 95.7%