The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Amyris

The genus Amyris is in the family Rutaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Amyris

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Amyris abeggii Ekman ex Urb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris amazonica Cornejo & Kallunki Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris apiculata Urb. & Ekman Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris armata Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris attenuata Standl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris axilliflora Griseb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris balsamifera L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris barbata Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris brachybotrys Turcz. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris brasiliensis Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris brenesii Standl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris carterae Rebman & F.Chiang Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris centinelensis Cornejo Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris chiapensis Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris conzattii Standl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris copallifera Oliva Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris cordata I.M.Johnst. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris crebrinervis Gereau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris cubensis (Borhidi & Acuña) Beurton Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris decandra Brot. ex Pritz. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris diatrypa Spreng. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris dioica Bellardi ex Planch. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris dioica Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris elemifera L. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris filipes Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris fruticosa Roxb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris granulata Urb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris guatemalensis Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris guianensis Aubl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris heterophylla Willd. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris humboldtii Krug & Urb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris ignea Steyerm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris intermedia Urb. & Ekman Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris lineata C.Wright ex Griseb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris lurida Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris macrocarpa Gereau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris madrensis S.Watson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris maestrensis A.Bordhidi & Kereszty Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris magnifolia Gómez-Laur. & Q.Jiménez Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris maritima Llanos Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris marshii Standl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris metopioides Zanoni & M.M.Mejía Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris mexicana Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris monofoliaris P.E. Sánchez Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Amyris monophylla Brandegee Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris multijuga Turcz. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris oblanceolata A.Pool Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris pernambucensis Arruda Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris phlebotaenioides Urb. & Ekman Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris pinnata Kunth Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris polymorpha Urb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris polyneura Urb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris pungens Urb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris purpusii P.Wilson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris rekoi S.F.Blake Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris rhomboidea Standl. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris robinsonii DC. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris sandemanii Sandwith Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris serratifolia Rottler ex A.W.Benn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris staminosa Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris stromatophylla P.Wilson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris sylvatica Jacq. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris terebinthifolia Ten. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris texana (Buckley) P.Wilson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris thyrsiflora Turcz. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris toxifera L. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris trimera Krug & Urb. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris verrucosa Borhidi & Kereszty Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Amyris vestita Lundell Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 87 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Amyris. Of these 58 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 3 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Amyris. 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 87 species names for the genus Amyris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 58 66.7%
Synonym 17 19.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 13.8%

All names

The status of the 90 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Amyris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 58 64.4%
Synonym 20 22.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 12 13.3%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 87 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Amyris, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 58 17 0 0 75 86.2%
Low confidence 0 0 0 12 12 13.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 1 0 0 0 2 2.3%
WCSP (in review) 57 16 0 12 0 85 97.7%