The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Rhizophora

The genus Rhizophora is in the family Rhizophoraceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Rhizophora

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Rhizophora × annamalayana Kathiresan Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora apiculata Blume Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Rhizophora decandra Roxb. ex Griff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora × harrisonii Leechm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora lamarckii Montrouz. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora latifolia Miq. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora mangle L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora mucronata Lam. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Rhizophora obtusa Dennst. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora pachypoda Baill. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora pauciflora Griff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora racemosa G.Mey. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora rheedii Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora rugens Ehrenb. ex Schweinf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora samoensis (Hochr.) Salvoza Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora selala (Salvoza) Toml. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Rhizophora stylosa Griff. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Rhizophora × tomlinsonii N.C.Duke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 27 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Rhizophora. Of these 7 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 4 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Rhizophora. 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 27 species names for the genus Rhizophora recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 25.9%
Synonym 8 29.6%
Unplaced 1 3.7%
Unassessed 11 40.7%

All names

The status of the 31 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Rhizophora recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 22.6%
Synonym 11 35.5%
Unplaced 1 3.2%
Unassessed 12 38.7%

The confidence with which the status of the 27 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Rhizophora, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 7 8 0 0 15 55.6%
Low confidence 0 0 1 11 12 44.4%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 3 6 1 0 0 10 37.0%
WCSP (in review) 4 2 0 11 0 17 63.0%