The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Maranta

The genus Maranta is in the family Marantaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Maranta

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Maranta amazonica L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta amplifolia K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta anderssoniana Yosh.-Arns, Mayo & M.Alves Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta arundinacea L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta bella Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Maranta bracteosa Petersen ex Warm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta bracteosa Petersen Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Maranta burchellii K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta cinerea Denester Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta cordata Körn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta coriacea S.Vieira & V.C.Souza Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta cristata Nees & Mart. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta cyclophylla K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta depressa E.Morren Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta eburnea Linden & André Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta fascinator L.Linden & Rodigas Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta flexuosa T.Lestib. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta florestina auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta foliosa Körn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta friedrichsthallana Körn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta furcata Nees & Mart. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta gibba Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta hatschbachiana Yosh.-Arns, Mayo & M.Alves Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta hoyeti Jacob-Makoy Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta humilis Aubl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta incrassata L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta leopoldii auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta leuconeura E.Morren Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta lietzei (E.Morren) C.H.Nelson, Sutherl. & Fern.Casas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta lindmanii L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta linearis L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta longiflora S.Vieira & V.C.Souza Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta longipes K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta longiscapa S.Moore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta louisae auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta mariae auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta morrenii Jacob-Makoy Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta noctiflora Regel & Körn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta oblongifolia Regel Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta orbisulata K. Schum. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Maranta parvifolia Petersen ex Warm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta parvifolia Petersen Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Maranta perennis A.Usteri Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta phrynioides Körn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta pierardii Jacob-Makoy Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta pleiostachys K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta pluriflora (Petersen) K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta pohliana Körn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta protracta Miq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta pulchra S.Vieira & V.C.Souza Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta purpurea S.Vieira & V.C.Souza Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta pycnostachys K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta rugosa J.M.A.Braga & S.Vieira Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta ruiziana Körn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta rupicola L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta seemannii auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta sobolifera L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta striata Veitch Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta strigosa Horan. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta subterranea J.M.A.Braga Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta tuberculata L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta veitchii auct. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta virginalis Linden ex Lem. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Maranta zingiberina L.Andersson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 90 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Maranta. Of these 42 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 12 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Maranta. 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 90 species names for the genus Maranta recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 42 46.7%
Synonym 26 28.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 22 24.4%

All names

The status of the 102 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Maranta recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 42 41.2%
Synonym 38 37.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 22 21.6%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 90 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Maranta, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 42 24 0 0 66 73.3%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 2.2%
Low confidence 0 0 0 22 22 24.4%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 4 0 6 6.7%
WCSP 42 24 0 18 0 84 93.3%