The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Glycyrrhiza

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Glycyrrhiza

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Glycyrrhiza acanthocarpa (Lindl.) J.M.Black Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza aculeata Forssk. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza alalensis X.Y.Li Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza alaschanica Grankina Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza aspera Pall. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza astragalina Hook. & Arn. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza asymmetrica Hub.-Mor. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza bogdensis Stephan ex B.Fedtsch. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza bucharica Regel Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza dioschoridis Medik. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza duvia Bernh. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza echinata L. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza eglandulosa X.Y.Li Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza eurycarpa P.C.Li Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza foetida Desf. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza foetidissima Tausch Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza frearitis (Boiss.) Orph. ex Beck Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Glycyrrhiza glabra L. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza gobica Grankina Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza gontscharovii Maslenn. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza grandiflora Tausch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza hispida Pall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza hybrida Gueldenst. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza iconica Hub.-Mor. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza inflata Batalin Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza kansoo Siebold Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza korshinskyi Grig. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza krasnoborovii Grankina Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza laevis Pall. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 1
Glycyrrhiza lepidota Nutt. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Glycyrrhiza lutea Montbret ex Turrill Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza michajloviana Grankina & E.V.Kuzmin Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza muricata Georgi Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza nadezhinae Grankina Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza officinalis Lepech. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza orientalis Grankina & Letjaeva Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza pallidiflora Maxim. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza psoraleoides (R.Br.) Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza sergievskiana Grankina & Aralbaev Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza shiheziensis X.Y.Li Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza soongorica Grankina Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza spinescens Sieber ex Rchb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza squamulosa Franch. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza subechinata Boza Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza subinermis (R.Uechtr. & Sint. ex Asch. & Graebn.) Boros Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza triphylla Fisch. & C.A.Mey. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fisch. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fisch. ex DC. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Glycyrrhiza viscida Grankina Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza viscosa Turcz. ex Ledeb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Glycyrrhiza vulgaris Gueldenst. ex Ledeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Glycyrrhiza yunnanensis P.C.Li Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14

Statistics

The Plant List includes 84 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Glycyrrhiza. Of these 21 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 13 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Glycyrrhiza. 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 84 species names for the genus Glycyrrhiza recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 25.0%
Synonym 30 35.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 33 39.3%

All names

The status of the 97 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Glycyrrhiza recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 22 22.7%
Synonym 42 43.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 33 34.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 84 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Glycyrrhiza, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 17 24 0 0 41 48.8%
Medium confidence 1 4 0 0 5 6.0%
Low confidence 3 2 0 33 38 45.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 20 26 0 0 0 46 54.8%
Tropicos 1 4 0 3 0 8 9.5%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 30 0 30 35.7%