The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Begoniaceae

The family Begoniaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Begoniaceae

A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Begoniaceae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding).

Statistics

Species of Begoniaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 2 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 2,787 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Begoniaceae. Of these 1,601 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 449 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Begoniaceae. 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 2,787 species names for the family Begoniaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,601 57.4%
Synonym 967 34.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 219 7.9%

All names

The status of the 3,236 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Begoniaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,618 50.0%
Synonym 1,396 43.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 222 6.9%

Of the species names,

A further 5 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 2,787 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Begoniaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 1,589 936 0 0 2,525 90.6%
Medium confidence 11 22 0 0 33 1.2%
Low confidence 1 9 0 219 229 8.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 11 23 0 122 0 156 5.6%
WCSP 1,590 944 0 97 5 2,631 94.4%