The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Leersia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Leersia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Leersia angustifolia Prodoehl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia denudata Launert Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia depranothrix Stapf Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Leersia drepanothrix Stapf Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia friesii Melderis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia hexandra Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia japonica (Honda) Honda Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia lenticularis Michx. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia ligularis Trin. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 2
Leersia monandra Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia nematostachya Launert Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia oncothrix C.E.Hubb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia oryzoides (L.) Sw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia perrieri (A.Camus) Launert Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia sayanuka Ohwi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia stipitata Bor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia tisserantii (A.Chev.) Launert Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia triandra C.E.Hubb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Leersia virginica Willd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 101 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Leersia. Of these 18 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 33 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Leersia. 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 101 species names for the genus Leersia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 18 17.8%
Synonym 82 81.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.0%

All names

The status of the 134 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Leersia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 20 14.9%
Synonym 113 84.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 0.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 101 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Leersia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 18 77 0 0 95 94.1%
Medium confidence 0 5 0 0 5 5.0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 1 1 1.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 5 0 1 0 6 5.9%
WCSP 18 77 0 0 0 95 94.1%