The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Gentianaceae

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

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Genera in Gentianaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Gentianaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 96 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 5,965 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Gentianaceae. Of these 1,682 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1,265 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Gentianaceae. 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 5,965 species names for the family Gentianaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,682 28.2%
Synonym 2,923 49.0%
Unplaced 3 0.1%
Unassessed 1,357 22.7%

All names

The status of the 7,230 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Gentianaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,893 26.2%
Synonym 3,942 54.5%
Unplaced 3 0.0%
Unassessed 1,392 19.3%

Of the species names,

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

The confidence with which the status of the 5,965 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Gentianaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 15 0 0 15 0.3%
Medium confidence 1,580 2,691 0 0 4,271 71.6%
Low confidence 102 217 3 1,357 1,679 28.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
TICA 0 0 0 9 0 9 0.2%
Tropicos 498 555 0 73 0 1,126 18.9%
WCSP 0 15 0 2 0 17 0.3%
WCSP (in review) 1,184 2,353 3 1,273 1 4,813 80.7%