The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Polypogon

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Polypogon

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Polypogon × adscendens Guss. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon ascendens Boiss. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon australis Brongn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon × baldratii Chiov. ex Fiori Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Polypogon chilensis (Kunth) Pilg. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon × clausonis Duval-Jouve Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon clausonis Duval-Jouve Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Polypogon elongatus Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon elongatus Lag. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon exasperatus (Trin.) Renvoize Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon fugax Nees ex Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon griquensis (Stapf) Gibbs Russ. & Fish Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon hissaricus (Roshev.) Bor Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon × hondoensis Ohwi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon imberbis (Phil.) Johow Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon interruptus Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon ivanovae Tzvelev Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon lagascae Roem. & Schult. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon linearis Trin. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon × major Hack. ex Trab. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon majus Hack. ex Batt. & Traub Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Polypogon maritimus Willd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon mollis (Thouars) C.E.Hubb. & E.W.Groves Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon nilgiricus Kabeer & V.J.Nair Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon parvulus Roseng., B.R.Arrill. & Izag. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon pumilis Clarke Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Polypogon pygmeus Tzvelev Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon schimperianus (Hochst. ex Steud.) Cope Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon tenellus R.Br. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon tenuis Brongn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Polypogon viridis (Gouan) Breistr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 163 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Polypogon. Of these 21 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 49 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Polypogon. 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 163 species names for the genus Polypogon recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 12.9%
Synonym 131 80.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 6.7%

All names

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

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 21 9.9%
Synonym 180 84.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 11 5.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 163 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Polypogon, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 21 125 0 0 146 89.6%
Medium confidence 0 4 0 0 4 2.5%
Low confidence 0 2 0 11 13 8.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 4 0 4 0 8 4.9%
WCSP 21 127 0 7 0 155 95.1%