The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Phragmites

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Phragmites

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Phragmites americanus (Saltonst., P.M.Peterson & Soreng) A.Haines Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phragmites aquehongensis Hollick Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Phragmites australis (Cav.) Trin. ex Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 3
Phragmites bhattacharyyae Kandwal, Uniyal & Rajesw. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Phragmites japonicus Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phragmites karka (Retz.) Trin. ex Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phragmites laramianus Cockerell Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Phragmites mauritianus Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Phragmites oeningensis A. Braun ex Heer Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Phragmites vulnerans Gilib. ex Asch. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 121 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Phragmites. Of these 4 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 103 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Phragmites. 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 121 species names for the genus Phragmites recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 4 3.3%
Synonym 110 90.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 5.8%

All names

The status of the 224 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Phragmites recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 2.7%
Synonym 205 91.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 13 5.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 121 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Phragmites, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 4 102 0 0 106 87.6%
Medium confidence 0 8 0 0 8 6.6%
Low confidence 0 0 0 7 7 5.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 8 0 4 0 12 9.9%
WCSP 4 102 0 3 0 109 90.1%