The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Distichlis

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Distichlis

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Distichlis australis (Speg.) Villamil Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Distichlis bajaensis H.L.Bell Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Distichlis distichophylla (Labill.) Fassett Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Distichlis humilis Phil. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Distichlis laxiflora Hack. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Distichlis palmeri (Vasey) Fassett ex I.M.Johnst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Distichlis scoparia (Kunth) Arechav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 64 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Distichlis. Of these 7 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 34 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Distichlis. 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 64 species names for the genus Distichlis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 10.9%
Synonym 55 85.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 3.1%

All names

The status of the 98 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Distichlis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 7.1%
Synonym 89 90.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 2.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 64 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Distichlis, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 7 55 0 0 62 96.9%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 3.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
WCSP 7 55 0 2 0 64 100%