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You should refer instead to the current version of The Plant List.
The family Asparagaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).
Statistics are at the bottom of the page.
A list of all accepted names in Asparagaceae is available in CSV format.
Species of Asparagaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 143 plant genera.
The Plant List includes 11,849 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Asparagaceae. Of these 3,632 are accepted species names.
The Plant List includes a further 2,902 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Asparagaceae. 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 11,849 species names for the family Asparagaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
The status of the 14,751 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Asparagaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
Of these names,
A further 10 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.
The confidence with which the status of the 11,849 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Asparagaceae, are assigned as follows:
The source of the species name record found in The Plant List for the family Asparagaceae, are as follows:
|Source of record||Accepted||Synonym||Unplaced||Unassessed||Misapplied||Total|
|WCSP (in review)||0||1||0||28||0||29||0.2%|