The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Pterostylis

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Pterostylis

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Pterostylis abrupta D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis aciculiformis (Nicholls) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis acuminata R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis aenigma D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis aestiva D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis agathicola D.L.Jones, Molloy & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis agrestis (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis alata (Labill.) Rchb.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis allantoidea R.S.Rogers Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis alobula (Hatch) L.B.Moore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis alpina R.S.Rogers Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis alveata Garnet Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis anaclasta (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis anatona D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis aneba D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis angusta A.S.George Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis aphylla Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis aquilonia D.L.Jones & B.Gray Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis arenicola M.A.Clem. & J.Stewart Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis areolata Petrie Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis arfakensis (J.J.Sm.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis aspera D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis atrans D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis atriola D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis auriculata Colenso Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis australis Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis banksii R.Br. ex A.Cunn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis baptistii Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis barbata Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis barringtonensis (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis basaltica D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis bicolor M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis bicornis D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis biseta Blackmore & Clemesha Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis boormanii Rupp Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis brumalis L.B.Moore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis bryophila D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis bureaviana Schltr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis calceolus M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis cardiostigma D.Cooper Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis caulescens L.O.Williams Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis cernua D.L.Jones, Molloy & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis chaetophora M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis cheraphila D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis chlorogramma D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis chocolatina (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis ciliata M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis clavigera Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis clivicola (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis cobarensis M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis coccina Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis collina (Rupp) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis commutata D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis concava D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis concinna R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis conferta (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis × conoglossa Upton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis crassa (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis crassicaulis (D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem.) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis crassichila D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis cucullata R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis curta R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis cycnocephala Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis daintreana F.Muell. ex Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis decurva R.S.Rogers Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis depauperata F.M.Bailey Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis despectans (Nicholls) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis dicheata F. Muell. ex Rchb. f. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Pterostylis dilatata A.S.George Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis diminuta (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis dolichochila D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis dubia R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis elegans D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis erecta T.E.Hunt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis erythroconcha M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis exalla (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis excelsa M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis extranea (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis ferruginea (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis fischii Nicholls Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis flavovirens (D.L.Jones) R.J.Bates Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis foliata Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis frenchii (D.L.Jones) A.P.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis furcata Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis × furcillata Rupp Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis gibbosa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis glyphida (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis graminea Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis grandiflora R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis hamata Blackmore & Clemesha Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis hamiltonii Nicholls Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis hians D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis hildae Nicholls Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis hirsuta Aiton ex Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Pterostylis hispidula Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis humilis R.S.Rogers Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis incognita (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis × ingens (Rupp) D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis insectifera M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis irsoniana Hatch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis irwinii D.L.Jones, Molloy & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis jonesii G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis laxa Blackmore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis lepida (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis leptochila M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis lineata (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis lingua M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis littoralis (D.L.Jones) R.J.Bates Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis loganii (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis longicurva Rupp Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis longifolia R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis longipetala Rupp Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis lustra D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis macilenta (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis macrocalymma M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis macrosepala (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis major (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis maxima M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis melagramma D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis metcalfei D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis micromega Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis mirabilis (D.L.Jones) R.J.Bates Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis mitchellii Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis montana Hatch Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis monticola D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis multiflora (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis mutica R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis mystacina (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis nana R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis nigricans D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis nutans R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis oblonga D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis obtusa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis oliveri Petrie Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis ophioglossa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis ovata M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis paludosa D.L.Jones, Molloy & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis papuana Rolfe Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis parca (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis parviflora R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis patens Colenso Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pearsonii (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pedina (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pedoglossa Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pedunculata R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis petrosa D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis picta M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis planulata D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis plumosa Cady Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis polyphila Colenso Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Pterostylis porrecta D.L.Jones, Molloy & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis praetermissa M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis prasina (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pratensis D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis procera D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis psammophilus (D.L.Jones) R.J.Bates Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis puberula Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pulchella Messmer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pusilla R.S.Rogers Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis pyramidalis Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis recurva Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis reflexa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis revoluta R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis riparia D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis robusta R.S.Rogers Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis roensis M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis rogersii E.Coleman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis rubenachii D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis rubescens (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis rufa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis rupestris J.Drumm. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis russellii T.E.Hunt Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis sanguinea D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis sargentii C.R.P.Andrews Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis saxicola D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis scabra Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis scabrida Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis scoliosa D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis setifera M.A.Clem., Matthias & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis silvicultrix (F.Muell.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis sinuata (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis smaragdyna D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis spathulata M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis spissa (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis splendens D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis squamata R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis stenochila D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis stenosepala (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis stricta Clemesha & B.Gray Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis subtilis D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis tanypoda D.L.Jones, Molloy & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis tasmanica D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis taurus M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis tenuicauda Kraenzl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis tenuis (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis tenuissima Nicholls Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis thulia (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis timorensis Schuit. & J.J.Verm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis timothyi (D.L.Jones) Janes & Duretto Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis torquata D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis × toveyana Ewart & Sharman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis tristis Colenso Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis trullifolia Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis truncata Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis tunstallii D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis turfosa Endl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis uliginosa D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis umbrina (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis venosa Colenso Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis ventricosa (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis vernalis (D.L.Jones) G.N.Backh. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis viriosa (D.L.Jones) R.J.Bates Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis vitrea (D.L.Jones) Bostock Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis vittata Lindl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis wapstrarum D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis williamsonii D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis woollsii Fitzg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis xerophila M.A.Clem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pterostylis ziegeleri D.L.Jones Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 441 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Pterostylis. Of these 215 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 34 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Pterostylis. 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 441 species names for the genus Pterostylis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 215 48.8%
Synonym 222 50.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 0.9%

All names

The status of the 475 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Pterostylis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 215 45.3%
Synonym 256 53.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 0.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 441 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Pterostylis, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 215 222 0 0 437 99.1%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 4 4 0.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 3 0 3 0.7%
WCSP 215 222 0 1 0 438 99.3%