The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Ceratopteris

The genus Ceratopteris is in the family Pteridaceae in the major group Pteridophytes (Ferns and fern allies).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Ceratopteris

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Ceratopteris cornuta (P. Beauv.) Lepr. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ceratopteris froesii Brade Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Ceratopteris oblongiloba Masuyama & Watano Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Ceratopteris pteridoides (Hook.) Hieron. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ceratopteris pteroides Hieron. Unresolved L IPNI
Ceratopteris richardii Brongn. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ceratopteris succulenta (Roxb.) Fraser-Jenk. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Ceratopteris thalictroides (L.) Brongn. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18

Statistics

The Plant List includes 27 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Ceratopteris. Of these 5 are accepted species names.

Species names

The status of the 27 species names for the genus Ceratopteris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 18.5%
Synonym 19 70.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 11.1%

All names

The status of the 27 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Ceratopteris recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 5 18.5%
Synonym 19 70.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 3 11.1%

The confidence with which the status of the 27 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Ceratopteris, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 5 19 0 0 24 88.9%
Low confidence 0 0 0 3 3 11.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
IPNI 0 0 0 1 0 1 3.7%
Tropicos 5 19 0 1 0 25 92.6%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 1 0 1 3.7%