The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Galactia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Galactia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Galactia acapulcensis Rose Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia acuminata Steyerm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia acunana Borhidi & O.Muñiz Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia albiflora Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia anomala Lundell Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia argentea Brandegee Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia argentifolia S.Moore Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia augustii Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia bahamensis Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia benthamiana Micheli Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia boavista (Vell.) Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia brachyodon Griseb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia brachypoda Torr. & A.Gray Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia brachystachya Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia brachystachys Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia brevipes Small Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia broussonetii (Balb.) Colla Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia buchii Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia bullata (Benth.) Taub. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia burkartii Fortunato Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia caimitensis Urb. & Ekman Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia canescens Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia carnea Urb. & Ekman Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia combsii Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia crassifolia (Benth.) Taub. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia cruelsiana Taub. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia cuneata Alain Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia cuspidata Teijsm. & Binn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia debilis Hassk. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia decumbens Hoehne Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia decumbens (Benth.) Chodat & Hassl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia densiflora German & M.Sousa Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia densiflora M. T. German & M. Sousa Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia dictyophylla Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia dimorpha Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia dimorphophylla Fortunato, Sede & Luckow Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia discolor Donn.Sm. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia douradensis Taub. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia dubia DC. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia dumetorum Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia earlei Britton Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia eggersii Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia elliottii Nutt. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia emarginata (Desv.) Desv. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia erecta Vail Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia eriosematoides Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia excisa Urb. & Ekman Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia fasciculata Hassl. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia fiebrigiana Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia filiformis (Jacq.) Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia floribunda Killip Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia floridana Torr. & A.Gray Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 1
Galactia fuertesii Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia galactia (L.) Vail Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia galactioides (Griseb.) Hitchc. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia glabella Michx. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia glaucescens Kunth Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 1
Galactia glaucophylla Kuntze Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia glomerata Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia gracillima Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia graminea B.Heyne ex Baker Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia grayi Vail Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia grewiifolia (Benth.) Taub. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia heringeri Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia herradurensis Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia hispidula Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia hoehnei Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia impressa C.Wright Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia incana (Rose) Standl. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia irwinii Cowan Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia irwinii R.S. Cowan Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia isopoda Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia jenningsii Britton Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia jussiaeana Kunth Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 1
Galactia killipiana J.F.Macbr. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia lamprophylla Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia laotica Thuan Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia latifolia (Baker) Thuan Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia latisiliqua Desv. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia laxiflora Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia laxifolia Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia leucocarpa Desv. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia lignosa (Turpin ex Pers.) Urb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia lindenii Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia lockhartii Griseb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia longiflora Arn. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia longifolia (Jacq.) Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia longipes Gagnep. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia lucida Graham Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia macreei M.A. Curtis Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia maisiana Alain Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia marginalis Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia martii DC. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia martioides Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia megalophylla (F.Muell.) J.H.Willis Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia mexicana Spreng. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia microphylla (Chapman) Hall & Ward Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia microphylla (Chapm.) H.J. Rogers ex D.W. Hall & D.B. Ward Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia minor W.H.Duncan Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia minutiflora Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia minutifolia Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia mississippiensis (Vail) Rydb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia mollis Michx. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia monophylla Griseb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia mucronata Klotzsch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia muelleri Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia multiflora Robinson Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia multiflora B.L. Rob. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia nana Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia neesii DC. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 2
Galactia nummularia Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia ocoana Urb. & Ekman Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia parvifolia A.Rich. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia pauciflora Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia peduncularis (Benth.) Taub. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia pendula Pers. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia pinetorum Small Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia pretiosa Burkart Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 1
Galactia prostrata Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia pulchella Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia regularis (L.) Britton & al. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia regularis (L.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia remansoana Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia retrorsa Leonard Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia retusa Rose Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia revoluta Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia rotundata Alain Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia rubra (Jacq.) Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia rudolphioides (Griseb.) Benth. & Hook.f. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia rugosa (Benth.) Chodat & Hassl. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia rugosa (Benth.) S. Moore Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia sagotii Duch. & Walp. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia sangsterae Proctor Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia savannarum Britton Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia schomburgkii Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia sessiliflora Torr. & A.Gray Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia shumbae Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia simaoensis Y.Y.Qian Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia smallii A.Herndon Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia smallii H. J. Rogers ex Herndon Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia sparsiflora Standl. & Steyerm. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia spiciformis Torr. & A.Gray Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia stereophylla Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia striata (Jacq.) Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 1
Galactia suberecta Britton Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia synandra Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia tashiroi Maxim. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia tenera Kuntze Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia tenuiflora (Willd.) Wight & Arn. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia tephrodes A. Gray Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia terminiflora Blanco Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia texana (Scheele) A.Gray Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia trinitensis Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia tuberosa DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia tuberosa Hook. & Arn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia uniflora Urb. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia viciaeformis Spreng. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Galactia vietnamensis Thuan Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia viridiflora (Rose) Standl. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia watsoniana W.C.Holmes & Singhurst Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia weddelliana Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Galactia whitehornii S.Moore Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Galactia wrightii A.Gray Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14

Statistics

The Plant List includes 282 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Galactia. Of these 113 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 63 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Galactia. 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 282 species names for the genus Galactia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 113 40.1%
Synonym 117 41.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 52 18.4%

All names

The status of the 345 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Galactia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 120 34.8%
Synonym 173 50.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 52 15.1%

Of the species names,

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

The confidence with which the status of the 282 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Galactia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 102 104 0 0 206 73.0%
Medium confidence 10 11 0 0 21 7.4%
Low confidence 1 2 0 52 55 19.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 103 105 0 0 1 208 73.8%
Tropicos 10 12 0 12 0 34 12.1%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 40 0 40 14.2%