The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Iridaceae

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

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Genera in Iridaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Iridaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 80 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 7,147 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Iridaceae. Of these 2,315 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1,757 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Iridaceae. 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 7,147 species names for the family Iridaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 2,315 32.4%
Synonym 4,512 63.1%
Unplaced 1 0.0%
Unassessed 319 4.5%

All names

The status of the 8,904 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Iridaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 2,456 27.6%
Synonym 6,121 68.7%
Unplaced 1 0.0%
Unassessed 326 3.7%

Of the species names,

A further 7 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 7,147 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Iridaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 2,218 4,398 0 0 6,616 92.6%
Medium confidence 95 89 0 0 184 2.6%
Low confidence 2 25 1 319 347 4.9%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
iPlants 2,220 4,415 0 187 7 6,822 95.5%
TICA 0 0 0 2 0 2 0.0%
Tropicos 95 90 0 102 0 287 4.0%
WCSP 0 7 0 0 0 7 0.1%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 1 28 0 29 0.4%