The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Polytrichastrum

The genus Polytrichastrum is in the family Polytrichaceae in the major group Bryophytes (Mosses and liverworts).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Polytrichastrum

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Polytrichastrum alpiniforme (Cardot) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum alpinum (Hedw.) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 3
Polytrichastrum altaicum Ignatov & G.L. Merr. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum appalachianum (L.E. Anderson) G.L. Merr. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum emodi G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum formosum (Hedw.) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 2
Polytrichastrum longisetum (Sw. ex Brid.) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Polytrichastrum norwegicum (Hedw.) Schljakov Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum ohioense (Renauld & Cardot) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum pallidisetum (Funck) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum papillatum G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum sexangulare (Flörke ex Brid.) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18 1
Polytrichastrum sphaerothecium (Besch.) J.-P. Frahm Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum tenellum (Müll. Hal.) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum torquatum Mitt. ex Osada & G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Polytrichastrum xanthopilum (Wilson ex Mitt.) G.L. Sm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 60 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Polytrichastrum. Of these 16 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 25 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Polytrichastrum. 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 60 species names for the genus Polytrichastrum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 16 26.7%
Synonym 44 73.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

All names

The status of the 85 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Polytrichastrum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 23 27.1%
Synonym 62 72.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 0 0%

The confidence with which the status of the 60 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Polytrichastrum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 16 44 0 0 60 100%
Low confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 16 44 0 0 0 60 100%