The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Orobanchaceae

The family Orobanchaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Orobanchaceae

A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Orobanchaceae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).

Statistics

Species of Orobanchaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 89 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 5,411 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Orobanchaceae. Of these 1,613 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1,225 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Orobanchaceae. 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 5,411 species names for the family Orobanchaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,613 29.8%
Synonym 1,443 26.7%
Unplaced 11 0.2%
Unassessed 2,344 43.3%

All names

The status of the 6,636 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Orobanchaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,812 27.3%
Synonym 2,359 35.5%
Unplaced 11 0.2%
Unassessed 2,454 37.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 5,411 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Orobanchaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 11 10 0 0 21 0.4%
Medium confidence 1,538 1,297 0 0 2,835 52.4%
Low confidence 64 136 11 2,344 2,555 47.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
iPlants 0 1 0 1 0 2 0.0%
TICA 0 0 0 2 0 2 0.0%
Tropicos 712 375 0 238 0 1,325 24.5%
WCSP 11 9 0 2 0 22 0.4%
WCSP (in review) 890 1,058 11 2,101 0 4,060 75.0%