The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Chamaecyparis

The genus Chamaecyparis is in the family Cupressaceae in the major group Gymnosperms (Conifers, cycads and allies).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Chamaecyparis

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Chamaecyparis flifera Veitch ex Senecl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Chamaecyparis formosensis Matsum. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecyparis forsteckiensis Heydenr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (A.Murray bis) Parl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecyparis obtusa (Siebold & Zucc.) Endl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Chamaecyparis pisifera (Siebold & Zucc.) Endl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Chamaecyparis thyoides (L.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1

Statistics

The Plant List includes 74 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Chamaecyparis. Of these 5 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 140 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Chamaecyparis. 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 74 species names for the genus Chamaecyparis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 6.8%
Synonym 67 90.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 2.7%

All names

The status of the 214 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Chamaecyparis recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 7 3.3%
Synonym 205 95.8%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 2 0.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 74 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Chamaecyparis, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 5 66 0 0 71 95.9%
Medium confidence 0 1 0 0 1 1.4%
Low confidence 0 0 0 2 2 2.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 1 0 1 0 2 2.7%
WCSP 5 66 0 1 0 72 97.3%