The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Pontederia

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Pontederia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Pontederia belophylla Voigt Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia cordata L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia oblonga Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia parviflora Alexander Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia reniformis Larrañaga Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia rheedei Suresh & Nicolson Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Pontederia rotundifolia L.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia sagittata C.Presl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia subovata (Seub.) Lowden Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Pontederia triflora (Seub.) G.Agostini, D.Velázquez & J.Velásquez Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 49 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Pontederia. Of these 6 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 27 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Pontederia. 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 49 species names for the genus Pontederia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 12.2%
Synonym 39 79.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 8.2%

All names

The status of the 76 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Pontederia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 6 7.9%
Synonym 66 86.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 4 5.3%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 49 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Pontederia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 6 39 0 0 45 91.8%
Medium confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 4 4 8.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 0 0 1 0 1 2.0%
WCSP 6 39 0 3 0 48 98.0%