The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Oleaceae

The family Oleaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Oleaceae

A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Oleaceae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).

Statistics

Species of Oleaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 25 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 2,661 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Oleaceae. Of these 688 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1,377 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Oleaceae. 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 2,661 species names for the family Oleaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 688 25.9%
Synonym 1,867 70.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 106 4.0%

All names

The status of the 4,038 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Oleaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 768 19.0%
Synonym 3,162 78.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 108 2.7%

Of the species names,

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

The confidence with which the status of the 2,661 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Oleaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 682 1,806 0 0 2,488 93.5%
Medium confidence 5 26 0 0 31 1.2%
Low confidence 1 35 0 106 142 5.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 6 23 0 34 0 63 2.4%
WCSP 682 1,841 0 71 2 2,594 97.5%
WCSP (in review) 0 3 0 1 0 4 0.2%