The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Xanthorrhoeaceae

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

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Xanthorrhoeaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Xanthorrhoeaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 34 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 3,344 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Xanthorrhoeaceae. Of these 1,236 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 1,276 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Xanthorrhoeaceae. 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 3,344 species names for the family Xanthorrhoeaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,236 37.0%
Synonym 1,854 55.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 254 7.6%

All names

The status of the 4,620 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Xanthorrhoeaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,405 30.4%
Synonym 2,954 63.9%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 261 5.6%

Of the species names,

A further 1 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.

The confidence with which the status of the 3,344 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Xanthorrhoeaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 1,209 1,731 0 0 2,940 87.9%
Medium confidence 26 36 0 0 62 1.9%
Low confidence 1 87 0 254 342 10.2%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 27 37 0 75 0 139 4.2%
WCSP 1,209 1,817 0 179 1 3,205 95.8%