The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Gleditsia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Gleditsia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Gleditsia amorphoides (Griseb.) Taub. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia aquatica Marshall Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia assamica Bor Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia australis F.B.Forbes & Hemsl. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia australis Hemsl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Gleditsia caspia Desf. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia chinensis Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Gleditsia delavayi Franch. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia fera (Lour.) Merr. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia ferox Desf. Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia fontanesii Spach Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Gleditsia japonica Miq. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 4
Gleditsia latisiliqua Lodd. ex G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Gleditsia macracantha Desf. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia macrosperma Hort. ex Handl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Gleditsia medogensis Z.C.Ni Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Gleditsia microphylla Isely Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia microphylla D.A. Gordon ex Y.T. Lee Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Gleditsia nana Dippel Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Gleditsia orientalis Bosc ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Gleditsia pachycarpa Gagnep. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia sinensis Lam. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia texana Sarg. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Gleditsia × texana Sarg. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Gleditsia triacanthos L. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14

Statistics

The Plant List includes 97 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Gleditsia. Of these 15 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 43 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Gleditsia. 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 97 species names for the genus Gleditsia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 15 15.5%
Synonym 72 74.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 10.3%

All names

The status of the 140 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Gleditsia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 18 12.9%
Synonym 111 79.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 7.9%

Of the species names,

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

The confidence with which the status of the 97 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Gleditsia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 14 50 0 0 64 66.0%
Medium confidence 0 17 0 0 17 17.5%
Low confidence 1 5 0 10 16 16.5%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 15 50 0 0 1 65 67.0%
Tropicos 0 22 0 5 0 27 27.8%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 5 0 5 5.2%