The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Hierochloe

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Hierochloe

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Hierochloe alpina (Sw.) Roem. & Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe australis (Schrad.) Roem. & Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe brunonis Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe cuprea Zotov Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe davidsei R.W.Pohl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe equiseta Zotov Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe flexuosa Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe fraseri Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe fusca Zotov Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe glabra Trin. Accepted L WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe gunckelii Parodi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe helenae Prob. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe juncifolia (Hack.) Parodi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe khasiana C.B.Clarke ex Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe laxa Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe mexicana (E.Fourn.) Hitchc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe novae-zelandiae Gand. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe occidentalis Buckley Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe odorata (L.) P.Beauv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Hierochloe pauciflora R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe pluriflora Koidz. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe potaninii Tzvelev Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe praetermissa (G.Weim.) Prob. & Tzvelev Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe pusilla Hack. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe quebrada Connor & Renvoize Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe rariflora Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe recurvata (Hack. ex Cheeseman) Zotov Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe redolens (Vahl) Roem. & Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe repens (Host) P.Beauv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe spicata Parodi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe submutica F.Muell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe teretifolia Steud. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe tibetica Bor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe utriculata (Ruiz & Pav.) Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe wendelboi G.Weim. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Hierochloe × zinserlingii Tzvelev Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 144 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Hierochloe. Of these 33 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 68 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Hierochloe. 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 144 species names for the genus Hierochloe recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 33 22.9%
Synonym 107 74.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 2.8%

All names

The status of the 212 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Hierochloe recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 33 15.6%
Synonym 174 82.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 5 2.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 144 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Hierochloe, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 32 96 0 0 128 88.9%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 0.7%
Low confidence 1 10 0 4 15 10.4%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.7%
WCSP 33 106 0 4 0 143 99.3%