The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Brachytheciaceae

The family Brachytheciaceae is in the major group Bryophytes (Mosses and liverworts).

Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

Genera in Brachytheciaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Brachytheciaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 62 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 2,064 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Brachytheciaceae. Of these 1,117 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 469 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Brachytheciaceae. 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 2,064 species names for the family Brachytheciaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,117 54.1%
Synonym 873 42.3%
Unplaced 2 0.1%
Unassessed 72 3.5%

All names

The status of the 2,533 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Brachytheciaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 1,266 50.0%
Synonym 1,167 46.1%
Unplaced 2 0.1%
Unassessed 98 3.9%

The confidence with which the status of the 2,064 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Brachytheciaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 1,117 872 0 0 1,989 96.4%
Low confidence 0 1 2 72 75 3.6%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
RJP 0 0 2 0 0 2 0.1%
Tropicos 1,117 873 0 72 0 2,062 99.9%