The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Spartina

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Spartina

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Spartina alterniflora Loisel. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina anglica C.E.Hubb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina arundinacea (Thouars) Carmich. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina bakeri Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina caespitosa Eaton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina × caespitosa A.A. Eaton Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Spartina ciliata Brongn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina cynosuroides (L.) Roth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina densiflora Brongn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina foliosa Trin. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina gracilis Trin. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina longispica Hauman & Parodi ex St.-Yves Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina maritima (Curtis) Fernald Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina × neyrautii Foucaud Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina patens (Aiton.) Muhl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina pectinata Bosc ex Link Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina spartinae (Trin.) Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina × townsendii H.Groves & J.Groves Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Spartina versicolor Fabre Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 88 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Spartina. Of these 18 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 44 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Spartina. 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 88 species names for the genus Spartina recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 18 20.5%
Synonym 69 78.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.1%

All names

The status of the 132 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Spartina recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 18 13.6%
Synonym 113 85.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 0.8%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 88 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Spartina, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 18 60 0 0 78 88.6%
Medium confidence 0 9 0 0 9 10.2%
Low confidence 0 0 0 1 1 1.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 9 0 1 0 10 11.4%
WCSP 18 60 0 0 0 78 88.6%