The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Holcus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Holcus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Holcus annuus Salzm. ex C.A.Mey. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus arenarius All. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus azoricus M.Seq. & Castrov. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus blanichii Sennen Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus cubanicus Gled. ex Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus cylindricus Brouss. ex Roem. & Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus gayanus Boiss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus grandiflorus Boiss. & Reut. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus grumosus (Sennen & Mauricio) Sennen Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Holcus × hybridus Wein Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus lanatus L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus mollis L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus notarisii Nyman Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus rigidus Hochst. ex Seub. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Holcus setiger Nees Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 51 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Holcus. Of these 11 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 18 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Holcus. 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 51 species names for the genus Holcus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 21.6%
Synonym 34 66.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 11.8%

All names

The status of the 69 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Holcus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 15.9%
Synonym 51 73.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 10.1%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 51 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Holcus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 10 32 0 0 42 82.4%
Medium confidence 1 2 0 0 3 5.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 6 6 11.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 2 0 0 0 3 5.9%
WCSP 10 32 0 6 0 48 94.1%