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The family Compositae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).
Statistics are at the bottom of the page.
A list of all accepted and unassessed names in Compositae is available in CSV format (Unicode UTF-8 encoding) .
Species of Compositae contained within The Plant List belong to 1,911 plant genera.
The Plant List includes 108,003 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Compositae. Of these 32,913 are accepted species names.
The Plant List includes a further 32,205 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Compositae. 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 108,003 species names for the family Compositae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
The status of the 140,208 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Compositae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
Of the species names,
The confidence with which the status of the 108,003 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Compositae, are assigned as follows:
The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the family Compositae is as follows:
|Source of record||Accepted||Synonym||Unplaced||Unassessed||Misapplied||Total|
|WCSP (in review)||2||25||4||118||0||149||0.1%|