The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Actaea

The genus Actaea is in the family Ranunculaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Actaea

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Actaea arizonica (S.Watson) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea asiatica H.Hara Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea aspera Lour. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea austrokoreana (H.W.Lee & C.W.Park) Cubey Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea bifida (Nakai) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea biternata (Siebold & Zucc.) Prantl Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea brachycarpa (P.K.Hsiao) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea brachypoda Elliott Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Actaea christophoriana Gouan Unresolved L RJP 2011-10-18
Actaea cimicifuga L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Actaea cordifolia DC. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea dahurica (Turcz. ex Fisch. & C.A.Mey.) Franch. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea dioica Walter Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea elata (Nutt.) Prantl Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea europaea (Schipcz.) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea frigida (Royle) Prantl Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea heracleifolia (Kom.) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea japonica Thunb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Actaea kashmiriana (J.Compton & Hedd.) J.Compton Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea laciniata (S.Watson) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea × ludovicii B.Boivin Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea mairei (H.Lév.) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Actaea matsumurae (Nakai) J.Compton & Hedd. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea nutans Tausch Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea pachypoda Elliott Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Actaea podocarpa DC. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea purpurea (P.K.Hsiao) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea racemosa L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Actaea rubra (Aiton) Willd. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Actaea simplex (DC.) Wormsk. ex Prantl Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea spicata L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Actaea taiwanensis J.Compton, Hedd. & T.Y.Yang Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea tracyi Jeps. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea vaginata (Maxim.) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea xanthorrhiza E.H.L.Krause Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea yesoensis (Nakai) J.Compton & Hedd. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Actaea yunnanensis (P.K.Hsiao) J.Compton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 137 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Actaea. Of these 30 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 84 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Actaea. 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 137 species names for the genus Actaea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 30 21.9%
Synonym 90 65.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 17 12.4%

All names

The status of the 221 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Actaea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 37 16.7%
Synonym 167 75.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 17 7.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 137 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Actaea, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 28 86 0 0 114 83.2%
Low confidence 2 4 0 17 23 16.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
RJP 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.7%
Tropicos 0 9 0 1 0 10 7.3%
WCSP (in review) 30 81 0 15 0 126 92.0%