The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Salicaceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Salicaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Salicaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 54 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 5,135 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Salicaceae. Of these 1,269 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1,285 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Salicaceae. 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 5,135 species names for the family Salicaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,269 24.7%
Synonym 1,711 33.3%
Unplaced 14 0.3%
Unassessed 2,141 41.7%

All names

The status of the 6,420 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Salicaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,386 21.6%
Synonym 2,841 44.3%
Unplaced 14 0.2%
Unassessed 2,179 33.9%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 5,135 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Salicaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 3 0 0 3 0.1%
Medium confidence 1,221 1,533 0 0 2,754 53.6%
Low confidence 48 175 14 2,141 2,378 46.3%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 570 522 0 65 0 1,157 22.5%
WCSP 0 5 0 2 0 7 0.1%
WCSP (in review) 699 1,184 14 2,074 0 3,971 77.3%