The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Myrica

The genus Myrica is in the family Myricaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Myrica

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Myrica adenophora Hance Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica aethiopica L. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica alaternoides Crantz Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica algarbiensis Gand. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica altera C.DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica apiculata Urb. & Ekman Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica arabica Willd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica auriculata Ridl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica australasica F.Muell. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica banksiifolia J.C.Wendl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica bojeriana Baker Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica brevifolia E. Mey. ex C. DC. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica × burbankii A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica burmannii E. Mey. ex C. Dc. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica californica Cham. & Schltdl. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica capensis Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica carolenensis A.Rich. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica caroliniana Ettingsh. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica caroliniensis Mill. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica conifera Burm.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica cordifolia L. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica dentulata Baill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Myrica diversifolia Adamson Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica domingana C.DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica dregeana A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica elliptica A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica esculenta Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Myrica esquirolii H.Lév. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica fallax DC. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica faya Dryand. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica faya Aiton Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica florida Regel Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica fuscata Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica gale L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica glabrissima A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica goetzei Engl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica hartwegii S. Watson Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica heterophylla Raf. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica hirsuta Mill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica holdrigeana Lundell Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica holtzii Engl. & Brehmer Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica humbertii Staner & Lebrun Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica ilicifolia Burm.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica inodora W. Bartram Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica integra (A. Chev.) Killick Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica jamaicensis R.A.Howard & Proctor Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica kraussiana Buchinger ex Meisn. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica laciniata Willd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica latiloba Heer Unresolved L RJP 2011-10-18 1
Myrica lobbii Teijsm. & Binn. ex Miq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica longifolia Teijsm. & Binn. ex C.DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica macrophylla Mirb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica microcarpa Benth. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica microstachya Krug & Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica montana Vahl Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica mossii Burtt Davy Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica myrtifolia A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica nagi Thunb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica nana A. Chev. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica natalensis C.DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica oligadenia Peter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica ovata H.L.Wendl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica pensylvanica Mirb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica picardae Krug & Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica pringlei Greenm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica pusilla Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica quercifolia L. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica reticulata Krug & Urb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica rivas-martinezii A.Santos Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica rogersii Burtt Davy Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica roraimae Oliv. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica rothmaleriana P.Silva Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica rotundifolia Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica rubra (Lour.) Siebold & Zucc. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Myrica tomentosa Asch. & Graebn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica trifoliata Turpin Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica trifoliata L. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica trifoliolata DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica undulata Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica usambarensis Engl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica verrucosa Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Myrica vidaliana Rolfe Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 115 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Myrica. Of these 20 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 23 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Myrica. 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 115 species names for the genus Myrica recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 17.4%
Synonym 25 21.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 70 60.9%

All names

The status of the 138 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Myrica recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 15.2%
Synonym 46 33.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 71 51.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 115 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Myrica, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 1 0 0 1 0.9%
Medium confidence 19 23 0 0 42 36.5%
Low confidence 1 1 0 70 72 62.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
RJP 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.9%
Tropicos 16 15 0 3 0 34 29.6%
WCSP 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.9%
WCSP (in review) 4 9 0 66 0 79 68.7%