The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Urticaceae

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

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Genera in Urticaceae

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

Statistics

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

The Plant List includes 4,918 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Urticaceae. Of these 1,465 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 549 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Urticaceae. 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 4,918 species names for the family Urticaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,465 29.8%
Synonym 1,491 30.3%
Unplaced 1 0.0%
Unassessed 1,961 39.9%

All names

The status of the 5,467 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Urticaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,540 28.2%
Synonym 1,956 35.8%
Unplaced 1 0.0%
Unassessed 1,970 36.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 4,918 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Urticaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 4 0 0 4 0.1%
Medium confidence 1,397 1,256 0 0 2,653 53.9%
Low confidence 68 231 1 1,961 2,261 46.0%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 445 525 1 59 0 1,030 20.9%
WCSP 0 4 0 0 0 4 0.1%
WCSP (in review) 1,020 962 0 1,902 0 3,884 79.0%