The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Heteranthera

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Heteranthera

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Heteranthera callifolia Rchb. ex Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera dubia (Jacq.) MacMill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera limosa (Sw.) Willd. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera mexicana S.Watson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera multiflora (Griseb.) C.N.Horn Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera oblongifolia Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera peduncularis Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera reniformis Ruiz & Pav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera rotundifolia (Kunth) Griseb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera seubertiana Solms Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera spicata C.Presl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Heteranthera zosterifolia Mart. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 59 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Heteranthera. Of these 12 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 12 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Heteranthera. 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 59 species names for the genus Heteranthera recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 20.3%
Synonym 47 79.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 71 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Heteranthera recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 12 16.9%
Synonym 59 83.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 59 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Heteranthera, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 12 44 0 0 56 94.9%
Medium confidence 0 3 0 0 3 5.1%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 3 0 0 0 3 5.1%
WCSP 12 44 0 0 0 56 94.9%