The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cupressus

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

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Cupressus

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Cupressus amoena K.Koch Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus arizonica Greene Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 4
Cupressus bakeri Jeps. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus balfouriana Lemoine ex Gordon Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus breviramis F. Muell. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus cashmeriana Royle ex Carrière Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus chengiana S.Y.Hu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cupressus duclouxiana Hickel Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus dupreziana A.Camus Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cupressus elegans Lavallée Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus ericoides Ravenscr. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus funebris Endl. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus gigantea W.C.Cheng & L.K.Fu Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus goveniana Gordon Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cupressus guadalupensis S.Watson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cupressus × hickelii A.Camus Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus × hybrida A.Camus Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus × leylandii A.B.Jacks. & Dallim. Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus × loritiensis Demoly Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus lusitanica Mill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23 1
Cupressus macnabiana A.Murray bis Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus macrocarpa Hartw. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus madeirensis T.E.Bowdich Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus nivea Gordon Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus nootkatensis D.Don Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus × notabilis (A.F.Mitch.) Silba Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus × ovensii (A.F.Mitch.) Silba Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus religiosa Lavallée Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus sargentii Jeps. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus sempervirens L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus thuia Targ. Tozz. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus tonkinensis Silba Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus torulosa D.Don Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23
Cupressus torulosa D. Don ex Lamb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus torulosis Griff. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus ugelii Hort. ex Lavallée Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Cupressus vietnamensis (Farjon & T.H.Nguyên) Silba Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 190 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Cupressus. Of these 19 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 143 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Cupressus. 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 190 species names for the genus Cupressus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 19 10.0%
Synonym 153 80.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 18 9.5%

All names

The status of the 333 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Cupressus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 28 8.4%
Synonym 287 86.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 18 5.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 190 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Cupressus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 19 143 0 0 162 85.3%
Medium confidence 0 3 0 0 3 1.6%
Low confidence 0 7 0 18 25 13.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 3 0 8 0 11 5.8%
WCSP 19 150 0 10 0 179 94.2%