The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Plantaginaceae

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

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Genera in Plantaginaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Plantaginaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 120 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 7,055 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Plantaginaceae. Of these 1,614 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1,523 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Plantaginaceae. 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 7,055 species names for the family Plantaginaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,614 22.9%
Synonym 1,989 28.2%
Unplaced 2 0.0%
Unassessed 3,450 48.9%

All names

The status of the 8,578 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Plantaginaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,848 21.5%
Synonym 3,218 37.5%
Unplaced 2 0.0%
Unassessed 3,510 40.9%

Of the species names,

A further 9 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 7,055 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Plantaginaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 63 88 0 0 151 2.1%
Medium confidence 1,474 1,710 0 0 3,184 45.1%
Low confidence 77 191 2 3,450 3,720 52.7%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 762 540 1 85 0 1,388 19.7%
WCSP 63 88 0 13 0 164 2.3%
WCSP (in review) 789 1,361 1 3,352 9 5,503 78.0%