The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Butea

The genus Butea is in the family Leguminosae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Butea

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Butea africana (Baker) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea braamiana DC. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Butea bracteolata (Prain) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea buteiformis (Voigt) Mabb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Butea dubia (Prain) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea ferruginea (Zoll. & Morot) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea loureirii Spreng. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Butea loureiroi Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea macroptera (Miq.) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea monosperma (Lam.) Taub. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Butea peltata Pers. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea pulchra (Dunn) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea riparia (Prain) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea sanguinea (Elmer) Blatt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea snaguinea Blatt. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Butea suffruticosa Griff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Butea superba Roxb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Butea xizangensis X.Y.Zhu & Y.F.Du Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 29 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Butea. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 3 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Butea. 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 29 species names for the genus Butea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 13.8%
Synonym 9 31.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 16 55.2%

All names

The status of the 32 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Butea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 12.5%
Synonym 12 37.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 16 50.0%

The confidence with which the status of the 29 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Butea, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 3 8 0 0 11 37.9%
Medium confidence 1 1 0 0 2 6.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 16 16 55.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 3 8 0 0 0 11 37.9%
Tropicos 1 1 0 2 0 4 13.8%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 14 0 14 48.3%