The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Elephantorrhiza

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Elephantorrhiza

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Elephantorrhiza burkei Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza elephantina (Burch.) Skeels Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza goetzei (Harms) Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza montana Raf. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Elephantorrhiza obliqua Burtt Davy Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza petersiana Bolle Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elephantorrhiza praetermissa J.H.Ross Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza pubescens E.Phillips Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elephantorrhiza rangei Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza rubescens Gibbs Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Elephantorrhiza schinziana Dinter Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza suffruticosa Schinz Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Elephantorrhiza woodii E.Phillips Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14

Statistics

The Plant List includes 16 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Elephantorrhiza. Of these 9 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Elephantorrhiza. 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 16 species names for the genus Elephantorrhiza recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 56.3%
Synonym 3 18.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 25.0%

All names

The status of the 17 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Elephantorrhiza recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 52.9%
Synonym 4 23.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 23.5%

The confidence with which the status of the 16 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Elephantorrhiza, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 9 2 0 0 11 68.8%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 6.3%
Low confidence 0 0 0 4 4 25.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 9 2 0 0 0 11 68.8%
Tropicos 0 1 0 1 0 2 12.5%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 3 0 3 18.8%