The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Xerophyta

The genus Xerophyta is in the family Velloziaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Xerophyta

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Xerophyta acuminata (Baker) N.L.Menezes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta analavelonensis Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta ankaranensis Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta arabica (Baker) N.L.Menezes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta argentea (Wild) L.B.Sm. & Ayensu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta aymoninii Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta calcicola Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta capillaris Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta concolor L.B.Sm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta connata McPherson & van der Werff Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta croatii Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta dasylirioides Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 5
Xerophyta decaryi Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta demeesmaekeriana P.A.Duvign. & Dewit Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta eglandulosa H.Perrier Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta elegans (Balf.) Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta equisetoides Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Xerophyta eylesii (Greves) N.L.Menezes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta giuliettiae N. Menezes & Semir Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta goetzei (Harms) L.B.Sm. & Ayensu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta humbertii Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta humilis (Baker) T.Durand & Schinz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta isaloensis Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta jouyiana Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta kirkii (Hemsl.) L.B.Sm. & Ayensu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta labatii Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta leandrii Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta lewisiae Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta longicaulis Hilliard Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta miniata T. Durand & Schinz Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta nandrasanae Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta nutans L.B.Sm. & Ayensu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta parviflora Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta pinifolia Lam. ex Poir. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta pinifolia Lam. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta rakotomalazae Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta retinervis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Xerophyta rippsteinii L.B.Sm., J.-P.Lebrun & Stork Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta scabrida (Pax) T.Durand & Schinz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta schatzii Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta schlechteri (Baker) N.L.Menezes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta schnizleinia (Hochst.) Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Xerophyta seinei Behnke, K.Kramer & E.Hummel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta setosa Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta simulans L.B.Sm. & Ayensu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta spekei Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta splendens (Rendle) N.L.Menezes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta squarrosa Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta stenophylla Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta suaveolens (Greves) N.L.Menezes Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta tabulare Phillipson & Lowry Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Xerophyta velutina Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta villosa (Baker) L.B.Sm. & Ayensu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta viscosa Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Xerophyta zambiana L.B.Sm. & Ayensu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26

Statistics

The Plant List includes 156 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Xerophyta. Of these 34 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 23 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Xerophyta. 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 156 species names for the genus Xerophyta recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 34 21.8%
Synonym 98 62.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 24 15.4%

All names

The status of the 179 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Xerophyta recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 41 22.9%
Synonym 113 63.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 25 14.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 156 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Xerophyta, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 34 88 0 0 122 78.2%
Medium confidence 0 10 0 0 10 6.4%
Low confidence 0 0 0 24 24 15.4%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 10 0 21 0 31 19.9%
WCSP 34 88 0 3 0 125 80.1%