The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Scrophulariaceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Scrophulariaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Scrophulariaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 76 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 4,996 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Scrophulariaceae. Of these 1,576 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 286 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Scrophulariaceae. 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 4,996 species names for the family Scrophulariaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,576 31.5%
Synonym 1,017 20.4%
Unplaced 7 0.1%
Unassessed 2,396 48.0%

All names

The status of the 5,282 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Scrophulariaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,620 30.7%
Synonym 1,255 23.8%
Unplaced 7 0.1%
Unassessed 2,400 45.4%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 4,996 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Scrophulariaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 1 9 0 0 10 0.2%
Medium confidence 1,532 864 0 0 2,396 48.0%
Low confidence 43 144 7 2,396 2,590 51.8%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 796 292 4 78 0 1,170 23.4%
WCSP 1 11 0 3 0 15 0.3%
WCSP (in review) 779 714 3 2,315 0 3,811 76.3%