Species of The Plant List contained within The Plant List belong to 642 plant families and 17,020 plant genera.
The Plant List includes 1,064,035 scientific plant names of species rank for the The Plant List. Of these 350,699 are accepted species names.
The Plant List includes a further 229,650 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the The Plant List. 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.
The status of the 1,064,035 species names for the The Plant List recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
The status of the 1,293,685 names (including infraspecific names) for the The Plant List recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
Of the species names,
A further 1,320 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.
The confidence with which the status of the 1,064,035 species names recorded in The Plant List for the The Plant List, are assigned as follows:
The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the The Plant List is as follows:
|Source of record||Accepted||Synonym||Unplaced||Unassessed||Misapplied||Total|
|WCSP (in review)||67,398||91,174||189||134,622||116||293,383||27.6%|