The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Breynia

The genus Breynia is in the family Phyllanthaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Breynia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Breynia baudouinii Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia calcarea (M.R.Hend.) Welzen & Pruesapan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia carnosa Welzen & Pruesapan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia cernua (Poir.) Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia collaris Airy Shaw Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia coriacea Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia coronata Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia discigera Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia disticha J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia diversifolia Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia fleuryi Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia fruticosa (L.) Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia glauca Craib Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia grandiflora Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia heyneana J.J.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia indosinensis Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia lithophila Welzen & Pruesapan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia massiei Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia microphylla (Kurz ex Teijsm. & Binn.) Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia mollis J.J.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia oblongifolia (Müll.Arg.) Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia obscura Welzen & Pruesapan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia paniculata Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia platycalyx Airy Shaw Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia podocarpa Airy Shaw Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia pubescens Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia racemosa (Blume) Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia repens Welzen & Pruesapan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia retusa (Dennst.) Alston Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia rhynchocarpa Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia rostrata Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia septata Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia stipitata Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia subangustifolia Thin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia subindochinensis Thin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia tomkinensis Beille Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Breynia tonkinensis Beille Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia vestita Warb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia virgata (Blume) Müll.Arg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Breynia vitis-idaea (Burm.f.) C.E.C.Fisch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 113 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Breynia. Of these 38 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 23 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Breynia. 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 113 species names for the genus Breynia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 38 33.6%
Synonym 73 64.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 1.8%

All names

The status of the 136 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Breynia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 38 27.9%
Synonym 96 70.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 1.5%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 113 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Breynia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 38 69 0 0 107 94.7%
Medium confidence 0 4 0 0 4 3.5%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 1.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 4 0 1 0 5 4.4%
WCSP 38 69 0 1 0 108 95.6%