The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Portulacaceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Portulacaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Portulacaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 10 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 885 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Portulacaceae. Of these 258 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 149 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Portulacaceae. 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 885 species names for the family Portulacaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 258 29.2%
Synonym 384 43.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 243 27.5%

All names

The status of the 1,034 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Portulacaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 267 25.8%
Synonym 516 49.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 251 24.3%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 885 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Portulacaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 250 338 0 0 588 66.4%
Low confidence 8 46 0 243 297 33.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 80 129 0 13 0 222 25.1%
WCSP (in review) 178 255 0 230 0 663 74.9%