The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Capparaceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Capparaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Capparaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 34 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 1,487 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Capparaceae. Of these 449 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 223 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Capparaceae. 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 1,487 species names for the family Capparaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 449 30.2%
Synonym 731 49.2%
Unplaced 1 0.1%
Unassessed 306 20.6%

All names

The status of the 1,710 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Capparaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 490 28.7%
Synonym 911 53.3%
Unplaced 1 0.1%
Unassessed 308 18.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 1,487 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Capparaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 1 0 0 1 0.1%
Medium confidence 435 682 0 0 1,117 75.1%
Low confidence 14 48 1 306 369 24.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 1 1 0 0 0 2 0.1%
Tropicos 81 102 0 14 0 197 13.2%
WCSP 0 3 0 2 0 5 0.3%
WCSP (in review) 367 625 1 290 0 1,283 86.3%