The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Aerides

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Aerides

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Aerides affine Wall. ex Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides amplexicaule Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides augustiana Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides augustianum Rolfe Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides × burbidgei Rchb.f. ex Burb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides carnosum Griff. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides cornutum Roxb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides costatum 'Westk.' ex Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides crassifolia C.S.P.Parish ex Burb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides crassifolium Parish & Rchb. f. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides crispa Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides crispum Lindl. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides dayanum hort. ex Guillaumin Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides × dominiana Veitch ex B.S.Williams Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides emericii Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides falcata Lindl. & Paxton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides houlletiana Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides huttonii (Hook.f.) J.H.Veitch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides illustre Rchb. f. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides inflexa Teijsm. & Binn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides × jansonii Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides krabiensis Seidenf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides lawrenceae Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides leeana Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides lepidium Rchb.f. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides lindleyanum Wight Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides lineare Hook. f. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides macmorlandii B.S.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides maculatum Buch.-Ham. ex Sm. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides maculosa Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides margaritacea B.S.Williams Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides margaritaceum B.S. Williams Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides minimum Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides multiflora Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides multiflorum Roxb. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides nobile Warner Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides obtusum Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides odorata Lour. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides odoratum Reinw. ex Blume Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides orthocentra Hand.-Mazz. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides pallidum Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides picotianum R.H. Torr. ex Rchb. f. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides pusillum Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides quinquevulnera Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides retrofractum Wall. ex Hook. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides ringens (Lindl.) C.E.C.Fisch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides roebelenii Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides rosea Lodd. ex Lindl. & Paxton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides roseum Lodd. ex J. Paxton Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides ruckeri Lubbers Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides savageana A.H.Kent Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides savageanum Sander ex Veitch Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides shibatiana Boxall ex Náves Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides shibatianum Boxall ex Náves Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides spurium Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides sukauensis Shim Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides tessellatum Wight Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides thibautiana Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides timorana Miq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aerides undulatum Sm. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides wightianum Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aerides wilsonianum R.H. Torr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 131 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Aerides. Of these 31 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 41 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Aerides. 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 131 species names for the genus Aerides recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 31 23.7%
Synonym 69 52.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 31 23.7%

All names

The status of the 172 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Aerides recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 31 18.0%
Synonym 110 64.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 31 18.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 131 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Aerides, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 26 67 0 0 93 71.0%
Medium confidence 5 2 0 0 7 5.3%
Low confidence 0 0 0 31 31 23.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 5 2 0 26 0 33 25.2%
WCSP 26 67 0 5 0 98 74.8%