The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Melolobium

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Melolobium

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Melolobium accedens Burtt Davy Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium adenodes Eckl. & Zeyh. Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium aethiopicum (L.) Druce Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium alpinum Eckl. & Zeyh. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium burchellii N.E.Br. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium calycinum Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium canaliculatum (E.Mey.) Benth. Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium candicans (E.Mey.) Eckl. & Zeyh. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium canescens (E.Mey.) Benth. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium collinum Eckl. & Zeyh. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Melolobium decorum Dummer Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium decumbens (E.Mey.) Burtt Davy Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium exudans Harv. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium glanduliferum Dummer Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium humile Eckl. & Zeyh. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium karasbergense L.Bolus Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium macrocalyx Dummer Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium macrocalyx Dümmer Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Melolobium microphyllum (L.f.) Eckl. & Zeyh. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium mixtum Dummer Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium obcordatum Harv. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium parviflorum Benth. Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium peglerae Dummer Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium spicatum Eckl. & Zeyh. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Melolobium squarrosum Eckl. & Zeyh. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Melolobium stipulatum (Thunb.) Harv. Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium subspicatum Conrath Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium velutinum E.Mey. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium villosum Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium viscidulum Steud. Accepted L ILDIS 2010-07-14
Melolobium wilmsii Harms Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14

Statistics

The Plant List includes 42 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Melolobium. Of these 27 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Melolobium. 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 42 species names for the genus Melolobium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 27 64.3%
Synonym 5 11.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 23.8%

All names

The status of the 43 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Melolobium recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 27 62.8%
Synonym 6 14.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 10 23.3%

A further 2 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 42 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Melolobium, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 21 4 0 0 25 59.5%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 2.4%
Low confidence 6 0 0 10 16 38.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 27 4 0 0 2 31 73.8%
Tropicos 0 1 0 1 0 2 4.8%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 9 0 9 21.4%