The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Acianthus

The genus Acianthus is in the family Orchidaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Acianthus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Acianthus aegeridantennatus N.Hallé Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus amplexicaulis (F.M.Bailey) Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus atepalus Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus bracteatus Rendle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus caudatus R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus confusus Guillaumin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus corniculatus Rendle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus cymbalariifolius F.Muell. & Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus elegans Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus exsertus R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus fornicatus R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus grandiflorus Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus halleanus Kores Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus heptadactylus Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus ledwardii Rupp Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus macroglossus Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus oxyglossus Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus sinclairii Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus tenuilabris Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Acianthus veillonis N.Hallé Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 87 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Acianthus. Of these 20 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 3 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Acianthus. 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 87 species names for the genus Acianthus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 23.0%
Synonym 67 77.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

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

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 22.2%
Synonym 70 77.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 87 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Acianthus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 20 66 0 0 86 98.9%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 1.1%
WCSP 20 66 0 0 0 86 98.9%