The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Pontederiaceae

The family Pontederiaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Pontederiaceae

A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Pontederiaceae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).

Statistics

Species of Pontederiaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 6 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 206 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Pontederiaceae. Of these 33 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 49 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Pontederiaceae. 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 206 species names for the family Pontederiaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 33 16.0%
Synonym 167 81.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 2.9%

All names

The status of the 255 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Pontederiaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 34 13.3%
Synonym 215 84.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 6 2.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 206 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Pontederiaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 33 160 0 0 193 93.7%
Medium confidence 0 7 0 0 7 3.4%
Low confidence 0 0 0 6 6 2.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 7 0 2 0 9 4.4%
WCSP 33 160 0 4 0 197 95.6%