The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Kniphofia

The genus Kniphofia is in the family Xanthorrhoeaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Kniphofia

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Kniphofia acraea Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia albescens Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia albomontana Baijnath Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia angustifolia (Baker) Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia ankaratrensis Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia baurii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia benguellensis Welw. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia bequaertii De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia brachystachya (Zahlbr.) Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia breviflora Harv. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia breviflora Harv. Ex Bak. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Kniphofia bruceae (Codd) Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia buchananii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia caulescens Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia citrina Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia coddiana Cufod. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia coralligemma E.A.Bruce Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia crassifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia drepanophylla Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia dubia De Wild. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia × elegans Bergmans Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia ensifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia × erythraeae Fiori Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia evansii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia fibrosa Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia flammula Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia fluviatilis Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia foliosa Hochst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia galpinii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia goetzei Engl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia gracilis Harv. ex Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia gracilis Harv. Ex Bak. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Kniphofia × grandis Gumbl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia grantii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia hildebrandtii Cufod. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia hirsuta Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia × hybrida Gumbl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia ichopensis Schinz Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia insignis Rendle Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia isoetifolia Hochst. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia kirkii Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia latifolia Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia laxiflora Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia leucocephala Baijnath Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia linearifolia Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia littoralis Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia marungensis Lisowski & Wiland Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia × maxima Gumbl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia mulanjeana S.Blackmore Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia multiflora J.M.Wood & M.S.Evans Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia nana Marais Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia nepalensis C. Hort. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Kniphofia × nobilis Gumbl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia northiae Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia nubigena Mildbr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia pallidiflora Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia paludosa Engl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia parviflora Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia pauciflora Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia porphyrantha Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia praecox Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia primulina Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia princeae (A.Berger) Marais Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia pumila (Aiton) Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia reflexa Hutch. ex Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia reynoldsii Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia rigidifolia E.A.Bruce Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia ritualis Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia rooperi (T.Moore) Lem. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia rufa Baker Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia rufa sensu Codd, non Bak. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Kniphofia sarmentosa (Andrews) Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia × saundersii Gumbl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia schimperi Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia × spectabilis Gumbl. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia splendida E.A.Bruce Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia stricta Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia sumarae Deflers Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia tabularis Marloth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia thodei Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia thomsonii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Kniphofia triangularis Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Kniphofia typhoides Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia tysonii Baker Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia umbrina Codd Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26

Statistics

The Plant List includes 181 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Kniphofia. Of these 73 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 30 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Kniphofia. 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 181 species names for the genus Kniphofia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 73 40.3%
Synonym 95 52.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 13 7.2%

All names

The status of the 211 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Kniphofia recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 75 35.5%
Synonym 123 58.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 13 6.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 181 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Kniphofia, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 72 93 0 0 165 91.2%
Medium confidence 1 1 0 0 2 1.1%
Low confidence 0 1 0 13 14 7.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 1 1 0 3 0 5 2.8%
WCSP 72 94 0 10 0 176 97.2%