The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Papaveraceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Papaveraceae

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

Statistics

Species of Papaveraceae contained within The Plant List belong to 41 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 2,719 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Papaveraceae. Of these 920 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 840 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Papaveraceae. 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 2,719 species names for the family Papaveraceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 920 33.8%
Synonym 1,099 40.4%
Unplaced 1 0.0%
Unassessed 699 25.7%

All names

The status of the 3,559 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Papaveraceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,035 29.1%
Synonym 1,807 50.8%
Unplaced 1 0.0%
Unassessed 716 20.1%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 2,719 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Papaveraceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 901 1,021 0 0 1,922 70.7%
Low confidence 19 78 1 699 797 29.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 96 171 0 24 0 291 10.7%
WCSP (in review) 824 928 1 675 1 2,428 89.3%