The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Malaxis

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Malaxis

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Malaxis abieticola Salazar & Soto Arenas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis acianthoides (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis adenotropa R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis adolphii (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis alamaganensis S.Kobay. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis alvaroi García-Cruz, R.Jiménez & L.Sánchez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis amabilis (J.J.Sm.) J.J.Wood Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis andersoniana R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis andersonii (Ridl.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis andicola (Ridl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis apiculata Dod Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis arboricola P.O'Byrne Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis aurea Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis auriculata P.O'Byrne & J.J.Verm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis bayardii Fernald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis boliviana (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis boninensis (Koidz.) K.Nakaj. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis brachyrrhynchos (Rchb.f.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis brachystachys (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis brasiliensis Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis brevis Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis buchtienii (Schltr.) Christenson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis bulusanensis Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis calcicola P.O'Byrne & J.J.Verm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis cardiophylla (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis carnosa (Kunth) C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis casillasii R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis chamaeorchis (Schltr.) Seidenf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis chevalieri Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis chiarae R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis chica Todzia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis cipoensis F.Barros Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis cogniauxiana (Schltr.) Pabst Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis contrerasii R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis crassidens (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis crassilabris (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis crenulata (Ridl.) Kuntze Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis crispata (Lindl.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis crispifolia (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis cumbensis Dodson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis densiflora (A.Rich.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis discolor (Lindl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis domingensis Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Malaxis ehrenbergii (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis elegans (Ridl.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis elliptica A.Rich. & Galeotti Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis elviae R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis espejoi R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis excavata (Lindl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis fastigiata (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis francoisii (H.Perrier) Summerh. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis greenwoodiana Salazar & Soto Arenas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis hagsateri Salazar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis hahajimensis S.Kobay. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis hieronymi (Cogn.) L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis hintonii Todzia Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis hirtzii Dodson ined Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis hispaniolae (Schltr.) L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis histionantha (Link) Garay & Dunst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis hoi P.O'Byrne Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis hoppii (Schltr.) Løjtnant Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis horielensis (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis incurviforceps (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis insperata Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis intermedia (A.Rich.) Seidenf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis iwashinae T.Yukawa & T.Hashim. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis jaraguae (Hoehne & Schltr.) Pabst Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis javesiae (Rchb.f.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis johniana (Schltr.) Foldats Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis katangensis Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Malaxis keysseri (Mansf.) W.Kittr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis labrosa (Rchb.f.) Acuña Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis laciniosa (Ridl.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis lagotis (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis leonardii Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis lepanthiflora (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis lepidota (Finet) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis licatae Carnevali & I.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis lizbethiae R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis lobulata L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis lombasangensis (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis longipedunculata Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis loxia (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis luceroana R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis lyonnetii Salazar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis maclaudii (Finet) Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis macrostachya (Lex.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis maculata (Ridl.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis macvaughiana R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis madagascariensis (Klinge) Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis maianthemifolia Cham. & Schltdl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis major (Rchb.f.) León ex A.D.Hawkes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis mambulilingensis (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis marthaleidae R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis martinezii R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis massonii (Ridl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis maxonii Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis medinae Carnevali & Nog.-Sav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis megalantha Dod Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis melanotoessa Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis micheliana R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis micholitziana (Kraenzl.) P.F.Hunt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis mixta (Schltr.) R. Vásquez Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis molotensis Salazar & de Santiago Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis moluccana (J.J.Sm.) Ames & C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis monophyllos (L.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Malaxis monsviridis Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis monticola A.Rich. & Galeotti Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis montis-viridis Dressler Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis moritzii (Ridl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis mucronulata (Schltr.) P.Ortiz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis muscifera (Lindl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis myurus (Lindl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis nana C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis nelsonii Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis nidiae Carnevali & I.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis novogaliciana R.González ex McVaugh Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis oblongifolia A.Rich. & Galeotti Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis ochreata (S.Watson) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis pabstii (Schltr.) Pabst Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis padilliana L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis pandurata (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis parthoni C.Morren Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis perezii R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis physuroides (Schltr.) Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis pittieri (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis pollardii L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis polyblepharis Schltr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis porphyrea (Ridl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis pringlei (S.Watson) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis prorepens (Kraenzl.) Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis pubescens (Lindl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis purpureoviridis (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis pusilla Ames & C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis quadrata L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis querci de Vriese ex Lindl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis ramirezii R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis reichei (Schltr.) Ames & C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis reichenbachiana (Schltr.) L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rheedii B. Heyne ex Wallace Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis ribana Espejo & López-Ferr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis robinsonii (Ridl.) J.B.Comber Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis roblesgiliana R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rodrigueziana R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rosei Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rosilloi R.González & E.W.Greenw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rositae R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rostratula Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis ruizii R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rupestris (Poepp. & Endl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis rzedowskiana R.González Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis salazarii Catling Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis schliebenii (Mansf.) Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis seramica (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis seychellarum (Kraenzl.) Summerh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis simillima (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis slamatensis (J.J.Sm.) Bakh.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis sneidernii (Garay) P.Ortiz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis sodiroi (Schltr.) Dodson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis spicata Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis steyermarkii Correll Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis stolzii (Schltr.) Summerh. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis streptopetala (B.L.Rob. & Greenm.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis sulamadahensis (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis talamancana Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis talaudensis (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis tamayoana Garay & W.Kittr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis tamurensis Tuyama Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis tepicana Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis tequilensis R.González, Lizb.Hern. & E.Ramírez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis termensis (Kraenzl.) C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Malaxis ternatensis (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis thienii Dodson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis thwaitesii Bennet Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis tonduzii (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis toxopei (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis triangularis Dressler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis tridentula (Schltr.) Christenson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis trigonopetala (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis triphylla (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis trukensis (Fukuy.) Fosberg & Sachet Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis umbellata Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis umbelliflora Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis unifolia Michx. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis urbana E.W.Greenw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis ventilabrum (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis ventricosa (Poepp. & Endl.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis versicolor (Lindl.) Abeyw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis viridipurpurea Griseb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis warmingii (Rchb.f.) Kuntze Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis weberbaueriana (Kraenzl.) Summerh. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis weddellii (Finet) R. Vásquez Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Malaxis wendlandii (Rchb.f.) L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis wendtii Salazar Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis wercklei (Schltr.) Ames Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis woodsonii L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis xerophila Salazar & L.I.Cabrera Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis yanganensis Dodson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Malaxis zempoalensis López-Ferr. & Espejo Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 494 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Malaxis. Of these 183 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 43 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Malaxis. 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 494 species names for the genus Malaxis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 183 37.0%
Synonym 291 58.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 20 4.0%

All names

The status of the 537 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Malaxis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 188 35.0%
Synonym 329 61.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 20 3.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 494 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Malaxis, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 181 278 0 0 459 92.9%
Medium confidence 0 10 0 0 10 2.0%
Low confidence 2 3 0 20 25 5.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 2 11 0 6 0 19 3.8%
WCSP 181 280 0 14 0 475 96.2%