The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Cycadaceae

The family Cycadaceae is in the major group Gymnosperms (Conifers, cycads and allies).

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Genera in Cycadaceae

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

Statistics

Species of Cycadaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 1 plant genera.

The Plant List includes 169 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Cycadaceae. Of these 92 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 62 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Cycadaceae. 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 169 species names for the family Cycadaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 92 54.4%
Synonym 70 41.4%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 4.1%

All names

The status of the 231 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Cycadaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 93 40.3%
Synonym 131 56.7%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 7 3.0%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 169 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Cycadaceae, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 92 68 0 0 160 94.7%
Medium confidence 0 2 0 0 2 1.2%
Low confidence 0 0 0 7 7 4.1%

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

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 0 2 0 4 0 6 3.6%
WCSP 92 68 0 3 0 163 96.4%