The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Ornithopus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Ornithopus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Ornithopus albus Bergeret Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus × bardiei Jeanj. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus bardiei Jeanjean Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Ornithopus brevirostris Pau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus celtibericus Sennen & Elias Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus compositus Pau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus compressus L. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Ornithopus × compressus Pau Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus coronatus (L.) Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus creticus (L.) Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus glaber Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus glaucus (L.) Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus heterophyllus Brot. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus hormolotus Oliver, in Johnston Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Ornithopus intermedius Salzm. ex Baker Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus intermedius Roth Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus junceus (L.) Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus laevigatus Sm. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus littoralis Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus lotoides Viv. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus macrorrhynchus Klink. & O. Schwarz Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Ornithopus martini Giraudias ex J.Lloyd Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus micranthus (Benth.) Arechav. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Ornithopus microphyllus Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus minimus (L.) Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus minor Tornab. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus monocarpus Sennen & Elias Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus nodosus Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus nudiflorus Lag. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus perpusillus L. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Ornithopus pinnatus (Mill.) Druce Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Ornithopus pygmaeus Viv. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus quadriphyllus Houtt. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus sativus Brot. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14 2
Ornithopus subumbellatus Gilib. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus trifoliatus Lam. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus uncinatus Maire & Sam. Accepted H ILDIS 2010-07-14
Ornithopus valentinus (L.) Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ornithopus varius (L.) Hornem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 53 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Ornithopus. Of these 6 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 5 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Ornithopus. 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 53 species names for the genus Ornithopus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 11.3%
Synonym 14 26.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 33 62.3%

All names

The status of the 58 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Ornithopus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 12.1%
Synonym 17 29.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 34 58.6%

Of the species names,

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

The confidence with which the status of the 53 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Ornithopus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 6 11 0 0 17 32.1%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 3.8%
Low confidence 0 1 0 33 34 64.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
ILDIS 6 11 0 0 1 17 32.1%
Tropicos 0 3 0 3 0 6 11.3%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 30 0 30 56.6%