The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Brassia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Brassia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Brassia allenii L.O.Williams ex C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia andina (Rchb.f.) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia andreettae (Dodson) Senghas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia angusta Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia angustilabia Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia arachnoidea Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia arcuigera Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia augusta Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Brassia aurantiaca (Lindl.) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia aurorae D.E.Benn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia bennettiorum (Dodson) Senghas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia bidens Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia bowmanii (Rchb.f.) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia brachypus Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia brevis (Kraenzl.) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia caudata (L.) Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia cauliformis C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia chloroleuca Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia chlorops Endres & Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia cochlearis (H.R.Sweet) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia cochleata Knowles & Westc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia cyrtopetala Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia diphylla (H.R.Sweet) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia ecuadorensis (Garay) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia escobariana Garay Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia euodes Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia farinifera Linden & Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia filiana M.W.Chase Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia filomenoi Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia forgetiana Sander Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia garayana M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia gireoudiana Rchb.f. & Warsz. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia glumacea Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia glumaceoides M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia horichii (I.Bock) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia huebneri Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia iguapoana Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia incantans (Rchb.f.) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia jipijapensis Dodson & N.H.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia keiliana Rchb.f. ex Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia koehlerorum Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia lanceana Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia lehmannii (Garay) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia macrostachya Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia maculata R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia mendozae (Dodson) Senghas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia minutiflora (Kraenzl.) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia neglecta Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia ocanensis Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia panamensis (Garay) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia pascoensis D.E.Benn. & Christenson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia peruviana Poepp. & Endl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia pozoi (Dodson & N.H.Williams) Senghas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia pumila Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia rhizomatosa Garay & Dunst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia rolandoi (D.E.Benn. & Christenson) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia signata Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia suavissima Pupulin & Bogarín Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia sulphurea (Rchb.f.) M.W.Chase Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia thyrsodes Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia transamazonica D.E.Benn. & Christenson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia verrucosa Bateman ex Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia villosa Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia wageneri Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Brassia warszewiczii Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 176 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Brassia. Of these 63 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 15 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Brassia. 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 176 species names for the genus Brassia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 63 35.8%
Synonym 110 62.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 1.7%

All names

The status of the 191 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Brassia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 63 33.0%
Synonym 125 65.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 1.6%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 176 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Brassia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 63 105 0 0 168 95.5%
Medium confidence 0 5 0 0 5 2.8%
Low confidence 0 0 0 3 3 1.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 5 0 1 0 6 3.4%
WCSP 63 105 0 2 0 170 96.6%