The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Zoysia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Zoysia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Zoysia × forbesiana Traub Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia × hondana Ohwi Accepted L WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia japonica Steud. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia macrantha Desv. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia macrostachya Franch. & Sav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia matrella (L.) Merr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Zoysia minima (Colenso) Zotov Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia pauciflora Mez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia seslerioides (Balansa) Clayton & F.R.Richardson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Zoysia sinica Hance Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Zoysia tenuifolia Thiele Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 41 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Zoysia. Of these 11 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 19 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Zoysia. 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 41 species names for the genus Zoysia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 11 26.8%
Synonym 30 73.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 60 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Zoysia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 20.0%
Synonym 47 78.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 1 1.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 41 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Zoysia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 9 30 0 0 39 95.1%
Medium confidence 1 0 0 0 1 2.4%
Low confidence 1 0 0 0 1 2.4%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 0 0 0 0 1 2.4%
WCSP 10 30 0 0 0 40 97.6%