The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Combretaceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Combretaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Combretaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 17 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 1,787 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Combretaceae. Of these 480 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 166 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Combretaceae. 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 1,787 species names for the family Combretaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 480 26.9%
Synonym 693 38.8%
Unplaced 1 0.1%
Unassessed 613 34.3%

All names

The status of the 1,953 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Combretaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 519 26.6%
Synonym 818 41.9%
Unplaced 1 0.1%
Unassessed 615 31.5%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 1,787 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Combretaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 471 647 0 0 1,118 62.6%
Low confidence 9 46 1 613 669 37.4%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 81 114 0 31 0 226 12.6%
WCSP 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.1%
WCSP (in review) 399 578 1 582 1 1,560 87.3%