The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Splachnum

The genus Splachnum is in the family Splachnaceae in the major group Bryophytes (Mosses and liverworts).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Splachnum

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Splachnum adolphi-friederici Broth. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum ampullaceum Hedw. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum arcticum R. Br. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum australe (Sull. & Lesq.) I. Hagen Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum austriacum Brid. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum canescens P. Beauv. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum caulescens Steud. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum flagellare Brid. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum gracile Dicks. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum heterophyllum Drumm. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum ligulatum Hoffm. ex Schrad. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum lingulatum Dicks. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum longicollum Dicks. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum luteum Hedw. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum melanocaulon (Wahlenb.) Schwägr. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum octoblepharum Hook. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum paradoxum R. Br. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum pensylvanicum (Brid.) Grout ex H.A. Crum Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum purpurascens Hook. f. & Wilson Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum resectum (Haller ex Brid.) P. Beauv. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum rubrum Hedw. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum rudolphianum Garov. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum scabrisetum Hook. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum semivacuum (Brid.) P. Beauv. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum sphaericum Hedw. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum squarrosum Hook. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum tenue Dicks. ex With. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum turbinatum Brid. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum turnerianum Dicks. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum vasculosum Hedw. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum weberbaueri Reimers Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Splachnum wulfenianum Schwägr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 42 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Splachnum. Of these 29 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 3 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Splachnum. 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 42 species names for the genus Splachnum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 29 69.0%
Synonym 10 23.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 7.1%

All names

The status of the 45 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Splachnum recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 29 64.4%
Synonym 13 28.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 6.7%

The confidence with which the status of the 42 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Splachnum, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 29 10 0 0 39 92.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 3 3 7.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 29 10 0 3 0 42 100%