The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Prescottia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Prescottia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Prescottia auyantepuiensis Carnevali & G.A.Romero Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia carnosa C.Schweinf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia cordifolia Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia densiflora (Brongn.) Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia epiphyta Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia glazioviana Cogn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia lanceaefolia Link & Otto ex Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Prescottia lancifolia Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia leptostachya Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia lojana Dodson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia microrhiza Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia montana Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia mucugensis C.O.Azevedo & Van den Berg Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia nivalis Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia octopollinica Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia oligantha (Sw.) Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia ostenii Pabst Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia pellucida Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia petiolaris Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia phleoides Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia plantaginea Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia polyphylla Porsch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia rodeiensis Barb.Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia serrana M.N.Correa Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia stachyodes (Sw.) Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia stricta Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia tepuyensis Carnevali & C.A.Vargas Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Prescottia villenarum Christenson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 55 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Prescottia. Of these 26 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 2 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Prescottia. 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 55 species names for the genus Prescottia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 26 47.3%
Synonym 27 49.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 3.6%

All names

The status of the 57 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Prescottia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 26 45.6%
Synonym 29 50.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 3.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 55 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Prescottia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 26 27 0 0 53 96.4%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 3.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 1.8%
WCSP 26 27 0 1 0 54 98.2%