The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Aira

The genus Aira is in the family Poaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Aira

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Aira acutigluma Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira arenaria F.W.Schmidt Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira biebersteiniana (Schult.) Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira canescens Pers. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira canutillo Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira caryophyllea L. Accepted L WCSP 2012-03-23 4
Aira chamaemespilus Host Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira ciliaris Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira ciliaris Kit. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira ciliata Spreng. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aira compressa Raf. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira cupaniana Guss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira elegantissima Schur Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira fontqueriana Sennen Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira glabra Brot. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira helodec Steud. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aira × hybrida Gaudich. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira hybrida Gaudin Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aira ischaemoides Koenig ex Trin. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aira littoralis Wulfen Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira maderaspatana Nees ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira micrantha Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira minute L. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Aira mucronulata Sennen Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira navicularis Schreb. ex Muhl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira nivea Host Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira nubigena Skottsb. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira paradoxa Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira pilosa Kit. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira polygama Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira praecox L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira provincialis Jord. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira scoparia Adamovic Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira sediformis Host ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira serotina Trin. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira setiformis Host ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira speciosa Muhl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira spictabilis Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira tenorei Guss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira tremula Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Aira uniaristata Cav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 136 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Aira. Of these 9 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 70 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Aira. 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 136 species names for the genus Aira recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 6.6%
Synonym 92 67.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 35 25.7%

All names

The status of the 206 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Aira recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 9 4.4%
Synonym 156 75.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 41 19.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 136 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Aira, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 8 51 0 0 59 43.4%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 1 41 0 35 77 56.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 7 0 9 6.6%
WCSP 9 90 0 28 0 127 93.4%