The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Meliaceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Meliaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Meliaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 52 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 3,198 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Meliaceae. Of these 669 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 333 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Meliaceae. 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 3,198 species names for the family Meliaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 669 20.9%
Synonym 1,861 58.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 668 20.9%

All names

The status of the 3,531 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Meliaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 701 19.9%
Synonym 2,138 60.5%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 692 19.6%

Of the species names,

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

The confidence with which the status of the 3,198 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Meliaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 4 0 0 4 0.1%
Medium confidence 637 1,625 0 0 2,262 70.7%
Low confidence 32 232 0 668 932 29.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 153 301 0 47 0 501 15.7%
WCSP 0 4 0 1 0 5 0.2%
WCSP (in review) 516 1,556 0 620 1 2,692 84.2%