The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Dichrostachys

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Dichrostachys

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Dichrostachys akataensis Villiers Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys arborescens (Benth.) Villiers Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 1
Dichrostachys benadirensis Chiov. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Dichrostachys bernieriana Baill. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys caffra Meisn. ex Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 7
Dichrostachys dehiscens Balf.f. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys dumetaria Villiers Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys kirkii Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys macrostachya Walp. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Dichrostachys major Sim Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Dichrostachys paucifoliolata (Scott-Elliot) Drake Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys paucifoliolatus (Scott-Elliot) Drake Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Dichrostachys pervilleanus (Baill.) Drake Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Dichrostachys richardiana Baill. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys santapaui Sebast. & Ramam. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys scottiana (Drake) Villiers Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys spicata (F.Muell.) Domin Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys tenuifolia Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys unijuga Baker Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Dichrostachys venosa Villiers Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14

Statistics

The Plant List includes 56 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Dichrostachys. Of these 17 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 13 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Dichrostachys. 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 56 species names for the genus Dichrostachys recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 17 30.4%
Synonym 35 62.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 7.1%

All names

The status of the 69 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Dichrostachys recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 25 36.2%
Synonym 40 58.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 5.8%

Of the species names,

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

The confidence with which the status of the 56 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Dichrostachys, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 15 27 0 0 42 75.0%
Medium confidence 2 8 0 0 10 17.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 4 4 7.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 15 27 0 0 1 42 75.0%
Tropicos 2 8 0 0 0 10 17.9%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 4 0 4 7.1%