The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Chloris

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Chloris

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Chloris affinis Caro & E.A.Sánchez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris amethystea Hochst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris andropogonoides E.Fourn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris anomala B.S.Sun & Z.H.Hu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris arenaria C.L.Hitchc. & Ekman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris barbata Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris berazainiae Catasús Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris berroi Arechav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris boivinii A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris boliviensis Renvoize Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris bournei Rang. & Tadul. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris × brevispica Nash Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Chloris burmensis D.E.Anderson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris campulodes Trin. ex Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris canterae Arechav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Chloris castilloniana Parodi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris ciliata Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris clementis Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris cruciata (L.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris cubensis C.L.Hitchc. & Ekman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris cucullata Bisch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris diluta Renvoize Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris divaricata R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris ekmanii C.L.Hitchc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris elata Desv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris emarginata P.Beauv. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris exilis Renvoize Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris filiformis (Vahl) Poir. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris flabellata (Hack.) Launert Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris formosana (Honda) Keng Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris gayana Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris halophila Parodi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris humbertiana A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris jubaensis Cope Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris lamproparia Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris lobata Lazarides Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris longibarba Michx. ex P.Beauv. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris mearnsii Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris mensensis (Schweinf.) Cufod. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris montana Roxb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris mossambicensis K.Schum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris obtusifolia Trin. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris orthonoton Döll Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris paniculata Scribn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris parvispicula Caro & E.A.Sánchez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris pectinata Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris penicillata (Vahl) Pers. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris pilosa Schumach. & Thonn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris pumilio R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris pycnothrix Trin. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris quinquesetica Bhide Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris radiata (L.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris robusta Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris roxburghiana Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris ruahensis Renvoize Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris rufescens Lag. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris sagrana A.Rich. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris scariosa P.Beauv. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris sesquiflora Burkart Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris subdolichostachya C.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris × subdolichostachya Müll. Hal. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Chloris submutica Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris suringarii C.L.Hitchc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris texensis Nash Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris truncata R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris ventricosa R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris verticillata Nutt. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris virgata Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris wightiana Nees ex Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chloris woodii Renvoize Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 197 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Chloris. Of these 63 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 51 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Chloris. 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 197 species names for the genus Chloris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 63 32.0%
Synonym 126 64.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 8 4.1%

All names

The status of the 248 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Chloris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 64 25.8%
Synonym 176 71.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 8 3.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 197 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Chloris, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 62 122 0 0 184 93.4%
Medium confidence 1 3 0 0 4 2.0%
Low confidence 0 1 0 8 9 4.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 3 0 1 0 5 2.5%
WCSP 62 123 0 7 0 192 97.5%