The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Althaea

The genus Althaea is in the family Malvaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Althaea

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Althaea angulata Freyn Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea armeniaca Ten. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea aucheri Boiss. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea australis W.R.Barker Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea baldschuanica Bornm. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea balearica J.J.Rodr. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea bertolae Colla Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea bertramii Post & Beauverd Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea borbonica DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea bordzilowskii Wissjul. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea borealis Alef. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea cannabina L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea cashmiriana (Cambess.) Kuntze Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea chrysantha Sam. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea damascena Mouterde Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea danubialis Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea glabriflora Ledeb. ex Sweet Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea haussknechtii Baker f. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea hiri Parsa Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea hirsuta L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea indica Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea kusariensis Iljin ex Grossh. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea laxiflora A.DC. ex Schltdl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea × litvinovii Iljin Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea loftusii Baker Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea longiflora Boiss. & Reut. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea ludwigii L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea macroclada Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea micrantha Wiesb. ex Borb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea microchiton Baker f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea minoricensis (Cambess.) Borbás Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea nudiflora Lindl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea octaviae Evenari Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea officinalis L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea oppenheimii Ulbr. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea pantocsekii Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea peduncularis (Boiss.) Baker f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea pichleri Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea pulchra Klotzsch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea sieberi G.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea silvestris (Brot.) Borbás Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea sintenisii Hausskn. ex Baker f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea speciosa Vis. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea stenopetala (Coss. & Durieu) Kuntze Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea sylvestris V.Brig. ex Ten. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea tournefortiana Tausch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea villosa Blatt. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea vranjensis Diklić & V.Nikolić Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Althaea wolffii Ulbr. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 85 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Althaea. Of these 17 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 5 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Althaea. 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 85 species names for the genus Althaea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 17 20.0%
Synonym 32 37.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 36 42.4%

All names

The status of the 90 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Althaea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 17 18.9%
Synonym 37 41.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 36 40.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 85 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Althaea, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 17 30 0 0 47 55.3%
Low confidence 0 2 0 36 38 44.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 6 0 0 0 6 7.1%
WCSP (in review) 17 26 0 36 0 79 92.9%