The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Broughtonia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Broughtonia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Broughtonia cubensis (Lindl.) Cogn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Broughtonia domingensis (Lindl.) Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Broughtonia × jamaicensis Sauleda & R.M.Adams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Broughtonia lindenii (Lindl.) Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Broughtonia negrilensis Fowlie Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Broughtonia nitida Herb. ex Sweet Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Broughtonia ortgiesiana (Rchb.f.) Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Broughtonia pilosa Hook. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Broughtonia sanguinea (Sw.) R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 29 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Broughtonia. Of these 7 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Broughtonia. 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 29 species names for the genus Broughtonia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 24.1%
Synonym 20 69.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 6.9%

All names

The status of the 30 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Broughtonia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 23.3%
Synonym 21 70.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 6.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 29 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Broughtonia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 7 20 0 0 27 93.1%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 6.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 3.4%
WCSP 7 20 0 1 0 28 96.6%