The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Imperata

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Imperata

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Imperata brasiliensis Trin. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata brevifolia Vasey Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata cheesemanii Hack. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata condensata Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata conferta (J.Presl) Ohwi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata contracta (Humb., Bonpl. & Kunth) Hitchc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata flavida S.M.Phillips & S.L.Chen Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata minutiflora Hack. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata parodii Acev.-Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Imperata tenuis Hack. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 61 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Imperata. Of these 11 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 30 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Imperata. 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 61 species names for the genus Imperata recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 18.0%
Synonym 50 82.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 91 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Imperata recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 12.1%
Synonym 80 87.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 61 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Imperata, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 11 49 0 0 60 98.4%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.6%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 0 0 1 1.6%
WCSP 11 49 0 0 0 60 98.4%