The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cymbopogon

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cymbopogon

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cymbopogon ambiguus (Hack.) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon annamensis (A.Camus) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon bhutanicus Noltie Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon bombycinus (R.Br.) Domin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon caesius (Hook. & Arn.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon calcicola C.E.Hubb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon calciphilus Bor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon cambogiensis (Balansa) E.G.Camus & A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon clandestinus (Steud.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon coloratus (Hook.f.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon commutatus (Steud.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon densiflorus (Steud.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon dependens B.K.Simon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon dieterlenii Stapf ex Schweick. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon distans (Nees ex Steud.) W.Watson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon exsertus (Hack.) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon flexuosus (Nees ex Steud.) W.Watson Accepted L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon gidarba (Buch.-Ham. ex Steud.) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon giganteus Chiov. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon globosus Henrard Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon goeringii (Steud.) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon gratus Domin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon jwarancusa (Jones) Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cymbopogon khasianus (Hack.) Stapf ex Bor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon lanceifolium L. Liou Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cymbopogon liangshanensis S.M.Phillips & S.L.Chen Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon mandalaiaensis Soenarko Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon marginatus (Steud.) Stapf ex Burtt-Davy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon martini (Roxb.) W.Watson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon martinianus Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon mekongensis A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon microstachys (Hook.f.) Soenarko Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon microthecus (Hook.f.) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon minor B.S.Sun & R.Zhang ex S.M.Phillips & S.L.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon minutiflorus S.Dransf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon motia B.K.Gupta Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon nardus (L.) Rendle Accepted L WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Cymbopogon nervatus (Hochst.) Chiov. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon obtectus S.T.Blake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon osmastonii R.Parker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon pachnodes (Trin.) W.Watson Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon pendulus (Nees ex Steud.) W.Watson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon polyneuros (Steud.) Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon pospischilii (K.Schum.) C.E.Hubb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon procerus (R.Br.) Domin Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon pruinosus (Nees ex Steud.) Chiov. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon queenslandicus S.T.Blake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon quinhonensis (A.Camus) S.M.Phillips & S.L.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon rectus (Steud.) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon refractus (R.Br.) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.) Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cymbopogon stipulatus Chiov. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon tortilis (J.Presl) A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon traninhensis (A.Camus) Soenarko Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon tungmaiensis L.Liou Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon winterianus Jowitt ex Bor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cymbopogon xichangensis R.Zhang & B.S.Sun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 197 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cymbopogon. Of these 52 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 101 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cymbopogon. 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 Cymbopogon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 52 26.4%
Synonym 137 69.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 8 4.1%

All names

The status of the 298 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cymbopogon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 54 18.1%
Synonym 233 78.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 3.7%

Of the species names,

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

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 50 109 0 0 159 80.7%
Medium confidence 0 8 0 0 8 4.1%
Low confidence 2 20 0 8 30 15.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 8 0 1 0 9 4.6%
WCSP 52 129 0 7 0 188 95.4%