The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Coffea

The genus Coffea is in the family Rubiaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Coffea

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Coffea coffea betamponensis Portères & J.-F. Leroy Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea abbayesii J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea affinis De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea alleizettii Dubard Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea ambanjensis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea ambongensis J.-F.Leroy ex A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea andrambovatensis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea ankaranensis J.-F.Leroy ex A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea anthonyi Stoff. & F.Anthony Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea arabica L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Coffea × arabusta Capot & Aké Assi Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea arenesiana J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea augagneurii Dubard Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea bakossii Cheek & Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea baviensis Drake Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea benghalensis B.Heyne ex Schult. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Coffea bertrandii A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea betamponensis Portères & J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea bissetiae A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea boinensis A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea boiviniana (Baill.) Drake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea bonnieri Dubard Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea × borelorum A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea brassii (J.-F.Leroy) A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea brevipes Hiern Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea bridsoniae A.P.Davis & Mvungi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea buxifolia A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea canephora Pierre ex A.Froehner Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea carissoi A. Rich. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea carrissoi A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea charrieriana Stoff. & F.Anthony Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea cochinchinensis Pierre ex Pit. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea commersoniana (Baill.) A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea congensis A.Froehner Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea costatifructa Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea coursiana J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea × crameri A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea dactylifera Robbr. & Stoff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea decaryana J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea dongnaiensis Pierre ex Pit. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea dubardii Jum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea × ealaensis A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea ebracteolata (Hiern) Brenan Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea elongata Korth. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea eugenioides S.Moore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea fadenii Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea farafanganensis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea floresiana Boerl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea fotsoana Stoff. & Sonké Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea fragilis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea fragrans Wall. ex Hook.f. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea gallienii Dubard Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea grevei Drake ex A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea heimii J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea × heterocalyx Stoff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea heterocalyx Stoffelen Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea homollei J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea horsfieldiana Miq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea humbertii J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea humblotiana Baill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea humilis A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea indica Poir. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea ituriensis A. Chev. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea jumellei J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea kapakata (A.Chev.) Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea kianjavatensis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea kihansiensis A.P.Davis & Mvungi Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea kimbozensis Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea kivuensis Lebrun Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea labatii A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea lancifolia A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea lebruniana Germ. & Kesler Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea leonimontana Stoff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea leroyi A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea liaudii J.-F.Leroy ex A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea liberica Hiern Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Coffea ligustroides S.Moore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea littoralis A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea luconiensis Cham. & Schltdl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea lulandoensis Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mabesae (Elmer) J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea macrocarpa A.Rich. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea madurensis Teijsm. & Binn. ex Koord. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea magnistipula Stoff. & Robbr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea malabarica (Sivar., Biju & P.Mathew) A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea malayana Ridl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mangoroensis Portères Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mannii (Hook.f.) A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea manombensis A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mapiana Sonké, Nguembou & A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mauritanica Lam. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea mauritiana Lam. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mayombensis A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mcphersonii A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea melanocarpa Welw. ex Hiern Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea merguensis Ridl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea millotii J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea minutiflora A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea × mixta A.Chev. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mogenetii Dubard Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mongensis Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea montekupensis Stoff. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea montis-sacri A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea moratii J.-F.Leroy ex A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea mufindiensis Hutch. ex Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Coffea myrtifolia (A.Rich. ex DC.) J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea namorokensis A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea neobridsoniae A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea neoleroyi A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea nkolbisonii Stoffelen Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea nudicaulis A. Chev. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea perrieri Drake ex Jum. & H.Perrier Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea pervilleana (Baill.) Drake Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea pocsii Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea pseudozanguebariae Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea pterocarpa A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea racemosa Lour. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea rakotonasoloi A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea ratsimamangae J.-F.Leroy ex A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea resinosa (Hook.f.) Radlk. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea rhamnifolia (Chiov.) Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea richardii J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea rigida Miq. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea rosea Moc. & Sessé ex DC. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea sahafaryensis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea sakarahae J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea salvatrix Swynn. & Philipson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea sambavensis J.-F.Leroy ex A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea sapinii (De Wild.) A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea schliebenii Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea semsei (Bridson) A.P.Davis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea sessiliflora Bridson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea stenophylla G.Don Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea tetragona Jum. & H.Perrier Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea togoensis A.Chev. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea toshii A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea travancorensis Wight & Arn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea tricalysioides J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea tsirananae J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea uniflora K.Schum. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea vatovavyensis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea vavateninensis J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea verae A. Chev. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Coffea vianneyi J.-F.Leroy Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea vohemarensis A.P.Davis & Rakotonas. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea volubilis Blanco Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea wightiana Wall. ex Wight & Arn. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Coffea zanguebariae Lour. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 264 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Coffea. Of these 125 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 75 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Coffea. 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 264 species names for the genus Coffea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 125 47.3%
Synonym 115 43.6%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 24 9.1%

All names

The status of the 339 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Coffea recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 128 37.8%
Synonym 186 54.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 25 7.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 264 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Coffea, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 125 105 0 0 230 87.1%
Medium confidence 0 7 0 0 7 2.7%
Low confidence 0 3 0 24 27 10.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 6 0 10 0 16 6.1%
WCSP 125 108 0 14 0 247 93.6%
WCSP (in review) 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.4%