The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cistanche

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cistanche

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cistanche afghanica Gilli Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche ambigua (Bunge) Beck Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche calotropidis (Edgew.) Wight Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche carnosa Pax Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche christisonioides Beck Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche compacta (Viv.) Beck Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche deserticola Y.C.Ma Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche eremodoxa Bornm. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche feddeana K.S.Hao Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche fissa (C.A.Mey.) Beck Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche flava (C.A.Mey.) Korsh. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche × hybrida Beck Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche jodostoma Butkov & Vved. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche lanzhouensis Z.Y.Zhang Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche laxiflora Aitch. & Hemsl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche mauritanica (Coss. & Durieu) Beck Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche mongolica Beck Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche ningxiaensis D.Z.Ma & J.A.Duan Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche phelypaea (L.) Cout. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche ridgewayana Aitch. & Hemsl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche rosea Baker Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche salsa (C.A.Mey.) Beck Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche sinensis Beck Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche speciosa Butkov Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche stenostachya Butkov Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche trivalvis (Trautv.) Beck Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche tubulosa (Schenk) Wight Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Cistanche violacea (Desf.) Hoffmanns. & Link Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 60 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cistanche. Of these 27 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 7 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cistanche. 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 60 species names for the genus Cistanche recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 27 45.0%
Synonym 22 36.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 18.3%

All names

The status of the 67 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cistanche recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 27 40.3%
Synonym 29 43.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 16.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 60 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Cistanche, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 21 21 0 0 42 70.0%
Low confidence 6 1 0 11 18 30.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 5 0 0 0 5 8.3%
WCSP (in review) 27 17 0 11 0 55 91.7%