The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Smilacaceae

The family Smilacaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Smilacaceae

A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Smilacaceae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).

Statistics

Species of Smilacaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 2 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 733 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Smilacaceae. Of these 261 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 262 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Smilacaceae. 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 733 species names for the family Smilacaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 261 35.6%
Synonym 431 58.8%
Unplaced 1 0.1%
Unassessed 40 5.5%

All names

The status of the 995 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Smilacaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 270 27.1%
Synonym 684 68.7%
Unplaced 1 0.1%
Unassessed 40 4.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 733 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Smilacaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 257 424 0 0 681 92.9%
Medium confidence 3 6 0 0 9 1.2%
Low confidence 1 1 1 40 43 5.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 4 6 1 7 0 18 2.5%
WCSP 257 425 0 33 0 715 97.5%