Caryophyllales

 

Family: Aizoaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Cephalophyllum parvulum

(Schltr.) H.E.K.Hartmann

 

1896

Clanwilliam, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Missing

Access

Circandra serrata

(L.) N.E.Br.

 

-

Tulbagh to Villiersdorp, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Rediscovered

Access

Conophytum herreanthus herreanthus

S.A.Hammer

 

1997 or later

Richtersveld (near Umdaus north of Steinkopf), Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Extinct in the wild

Access

Conophytum longibracteatum

L.Bolus

 

-

Namaqualand near Komaggas, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Rediscovered

Access

Conophytum phoenicium

S.A.Hammer

 

?

Richtersveld, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Missing

Access

Conophytum ricardianum rubriflorum

Tisch., 1958

 

?

Namibia

Missing

Access

Conophytum semivestitum

L.Bolus

 

1930's

Bushmanland, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Missing

Access

Cylindrophyllum hallii

L. Bol.

 

-

South Africa

Rediscovered

Access

Erepsia promontorii

L.Bolus

 

1950

Cape Peninsula and Hermanus, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Missing

Access

Erepsia villiersii

L.Bolus

 

-

Between Villiersdorp and Worcester, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Rediscovered

Access

Gibbaeum esterhuyseniae L.Bolus   ? Cape Province, South Africa Extinct Access

Jordaaniella anemoniflora

(L.Bolus) Van Jaarsv.

 

2001 or before?

Macassar to Hermanus, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Extinct in the wild

Access

Lampranthus schlechteri

(Zahlbr.) L.Bolus

 

-

Wemmershoek to Stellenbosch, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Rediscovered

Access

Lampranthus vanzijliae

(L.Bolus) N.E.Br.

 

1921

Worcester, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Missing

Access

Pleiospilos simulans

(Marloth) N.E.Br.

 

-

Graaff-Reinet to Willowmore, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa

Rediscovered

Access

Ruschia amicorum

(L.Bolus) Schwantes

 

1960's

Montagu to Worcester, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Missing

Access

Ruschia vanniekerkiae

L.Bolus

 

?

Ladismith, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Extinct in the wild

Access

Sesuvium trianthemoides
Correll Texas sea-purslane ? Texas, USA Extinct Access

Trianthema cypseleoides

(Fenzl) Benth., 1867

 

1839

Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia

Missing

Access

Trichodiadema stayneri

L.Bolus

 

1960

Uitenhage, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa

Missing

Access

Zeuktophyllum suppositum

(L. Bol.) N.E. Br.

 

(rediscovered)

Cape Province, South Africa

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Amaranthaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Achyranthes atollensis

H.St.John

 

1964

Kure, Midway, Laysan & Pearl & Hermes Reef, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Missing

Access

Achyranthes mangarevica

Suess.

pukawapuataratara, tarake, teone pa akura

1934

Tuamotu Islands

Misisng

Access

Achyranthes mutica

A.Gray

Blunt chaff flower

-

Hawaii, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Rediscovered

Access

Achyranthes nelsonii
H. St. John   ? Hawaiian Islands, USA Invalid (synonym) Access

Aerva wightii

Hook.f., 1885

 

-

Tamil Nadu, India

Rediscovered

Access

Amaranthus brownii

Christoph. & Caum

 

1983

Nihoa, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Missing

Access

Amaranthus mantegazzianus Pass.   ? ? Invalid (synonym) Access

Atriplex parishii

S. Wats.

Parish's saltbush, Parish's brittlescale

-

California, USA

Rediscovered

Access

Atriplex tularensis

Coville

Bakersfield saltbush, Bakersfield smallscale, Tulare saltbush, Tulare orach

1934 or 1991

California, USA

Extinct

Access

Blutaparon rigidum

(B.L. Rob. & Greenm.) Mears

Galápagos amaranth

1905-06

Santiago, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador

Extinct

Access

Charpentiera densiflora Sohmer   (rediscovered) Kauai, Hawaiian Islands, USA Rediscovered Access

Chenopodium helenense

Aellen

St Helena goosefoot

-

St. Helena

Rediscovered

Access

Chenopodium nesodendron Skottsb.   ? Island Alejandro Selkirk, Juan Fernández Islands Extinct Access

Corispermum pallidum

Mosyakin, 1995

Mosyakin pale bugseed

?

Washington (central-eastern), USA

Extinct

Access

Dysphania pusilla

(Hook. f.) Mosyakin & Clemants

Pygmy goosefoot

-

New Zealand

Rediscovered

Access

Ptilotus caespitulosus

F.Muell., 1868

Salt lake mulla-mulla

-

Western Australia, Australia

Rediscovered

Access

Ptilotus extenuatus Benl   ? New South Wales & Queensland, Australia Extinct Access

Ptilotus fasciculatus

W.Fitzg., 1912

Fitzgerald's mulla-mulla

-

Wheatbelt region (northern), Western Australia, Australia

Rediscovered

Access

Ptilotus pyramidatus

(Moq.) F.Muell., 1868

Pyramid mulla-mulla

-

Greater Brixton Street Wetlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Rediscovered

Access

Ptilotus senarius

Bean, 2014

 

?

Queensland, Australia

Missing

Access

Ptilotus sericostachyus roseus

(Moq.) Benl., 1965

 

1906

Western Australia, Australia

Missing

Access

Suaeda duripes I.M.Johnst. Hardtoe seepweed ? Texas, USA Invalid (synonym) Access

Suaeda sp. nov. 'Maputo'

-

 

1965

Maputo, Mozambique

Missing

Access

Surreya mesembryanthema (F.Muell.) R.Masson & G.Kadereit   (rediscovered) South Australia, Australia Rediscovered Access

 

 

Family: Cactaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Acanthocereus haackeanus Backeb. ex Lodé   ? Mexico? Extinct in the wild Access

Cereus estevesii

P.J.Braun

 

2002

Minas Gerais State, Brazil

Missing or extinct in the wild

Access

Consolea falcata

(Ekman & Werderm.) F.M.Knuth

 

?

Haiti (northwestern)

Missing

Access

Cylindropuntia densiaculeata Backeb.   ? Mexico? ? Access

Discocactus subterraneo-proliferans

Diers & Esteves

 

1984

Goiás State, Brazil

Extinct in the wild?

Access

Echinopsis hahniana (Backeb.) R.S.Wallace   (rediscovered) Paraguay Rediscovered Access
Echinopsis robinsoniana Werderm.   ? South America Invalid (synonym) Access

Eriosyce aspillagae

(Söhrens) Katt.

 

(rediscovered)

Chile

Rediscovered

Access

Frailea matoana

Buining & Bredero, 1971

 

 

Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

Rediscovered

Access

Gymnocalycium pungens Fleisch.   ? Argentina Invalid (synonym) Access
Harrisia platygona (Salm-Dyck) Britton & Rose   ? Argentina Invalid (synonym) Access
Harrisia regelii (Weing.) Borg   (rediscovered) Argentina & Uruguay Rediscovered Access

Hatiora pentaptera

(Pfeiff. ex A. Dietr.) Lem.

 

?

Brazil

Extinct in the wild

Access

Hylocereus bronxensis Britton & Rose   ? Mexico Invalid (synonym) Access
Hylocereus cubensis Britton & Rose   ? Cuba Invalid (synonym) Access
Leptocereus wrightii León   (rediscovered) Cuba Rediscovered Access
Lobivia vatteri Krainz   ? South America Invalid (synonym) Access

Mammillaria aff. columbiana

-

 

-

Jamaica

Extinct in the wild

Access

Mammillaria crinita scheinvariana

(R. Ortega & Glass in Glass) Fitz Maurice & B. Fitz Maurice

 

1990's?

Mexico

Extinct in the wild

Access

Mammillaria esseriana Boed.   ? Mexico Invalid (synonym) Access

Mammillaria glochidiata

Mart.

 

-

Hidalgo, Mexico

Rediscovered

Access

Mammillaria guillauminiana

Backeberg

 

?

Durango, Mexico

Extinct in the wild?

Access

Mammillaria rossiana Heinr.   ? Mexico Invalid (synonym) Access

Mammillaria schwarzii

Shurly

 

-

Guanajuato, Mexico

Rediscovered

Access

Mammillaria vonwyssiana Krainz   ? Mexico Invalid (synonym) Access

Melocactus 'laui'

-

 

 

Aruba

Extinct in the wild

Access

Neoporteria occulta
(Phil.) Britton & Rose
  ? Chile Invalid (synonym) Access
Opuntia beckeriana K.Schum.   ? Ecuador Invalid (synonym) Access
Opuntia bergeriana F.A.C.Weber ex A.Berger   ? Central/South America Invalid (synonym) Access

Opuntia borinquensis

Britton & Rose

 

?

Cabo Rojo area, Puerto Rico (south-western)

Extinct in the wild

Access

Opuntia × hanburyana F.A.C.Weber ex A.Berger   ? ? Unplaced name Access
Opuntia hildemanii Fric   ? South America Invalid (synonym) Access
Opuntia horstii Heinrich ex Backeb.   ? USA Invalid (synonym) Access
Opuntia inaequilateralis A.Berger   ? Peru Extinct in the wild? Access
Opuntia lanceolata (Haw.) Haw.   ? Mexico Invalid (synonym) Access

Opuntia lindheimeri

Engelm.

 

?

Texas, USA

?

Access

Opuntia maxima Mill.   ? Mexico Invalid? Access
Opuntia megalantha Griffiths   ? Central/South America Invalid (synonym) Access
Opuntia mortolensis Britton & Rose   ? Mexico or USA (or both) Invalid (synonym) Access
Opuntia panellana (Backeb.) Backeb.   ? Caribbean Invalid (synonym) Access

Opuntia superbospina

(Griffiths) L.D. Benson

Kingman's Prickly-pear

1978

Arizona, USA

Missing

Access

Peniocereus marnierianus Backeb.   ? Mexico Extinct in the wild? Access
Pereskiopsis spathulata (Otto ex Pfeiff.) Britton & Rose   ? ? Invalid (synonym) Access
Pilosocereus catalani (Riccob.) Byles & G.D.Rowley   ? Unknown Extinct in the wild? Access

Pilosocereus oligolepsis

(Vaup.) Byles & Rowley

 

-

Roraima State, Brazil & Guyana

Rediscovered

Access

Pyrrhocactus aricensis F.Ritter   ? Chile Invalid (synonym) Access
Pyrrhocactus occultus (Phil.) F.Ritter   ? Chile Invalid (synonym) Access

Rhipsalis agudoensis

N.P.Taylor

 

-

Brazil

Rediscovered

Access

Rhipsalis goebeliana Backeb.   (rediscovered) Bolivia Rediscovered Access
Rhipsalis sulcata F.A.C.Weber   (rediscovered) Brazil Rediscovered Access

Selenicereus innesii

Kimnach

 

 

Saint Vincent, Saint Vincent & Grenadines

Extinct in the wild

Access

Selenicereus radicans (DC.) A.Berger   ? Mexico Invalid (synonym) Access

 

 

Family: Caryophyllaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Arenaria curvifolia

N.C. Majumdar

Chamoli sandwort

-

Chamoli district, Uttarakhand state, India

Rediscovered

Access

Arenaria ferruginea

Duthie ex F. Williams

 

-

Uttarakhand, India

Rediscovered

Access

Arenaria franklinii thompsoni

M. Peck, 1932

Thompson's sandwort

-

Gilliam County, Oregon & Benton County, Washington, USA

Rediscovered

Access

Arenaria livermorensis Correll   ? Texas, USA Missing or rediscovered Access

Arenaria thangoensis

W.W.Sm., 1911

 

-

Sikkim & Uttarakhand, India

Rediscovered

Access

Dianthus androsaceus (Boiss. & Heldr.) Hayek   (rediscovered) Greece Rediscovered Access
Dianthus multinervis Vis.   ? Balkan Peninsula Invalid (synonym) Access
Dianthus urumoffii Stoj. & Acht.   (rediscovered) Bulgaria Rediscovered Access
Minuartia olonensis Jord.   ? France Invalid (synonym) Access
Parodia caineana F.H.Brandt   ? ? Invalid (synonym) Access
Parodia gokrauseana Heinrich   ? Argentina Invalid (synonym) Access
Parodia knizei F.H.Brandt   ? Argentina or Bolivia (or both) Invalid (synonym) Access
Parodia legitima F.H.Brandt   ? Bolivia Invalid (synonym) Access
Parodia matthesiana Heinrich   ? ? Invalid (synonym) Access
Parodia weberioides F.H.Brandt   ? ? Invalid (synonym) Access

Paronychia bornmuelleri

Chaudhri

 

?

Thassos, Greece

Missing

Access

Paronychia maccartii

Correll

Mccart's whitlow-wort, McCart’s nailwort

1962

Webb Count, Texas, USA

Extinct

Access

Sagina boydii F.B.White   ? ? Invalid (synonym) Access

Saponaria syriaca

Boiss., 1849

 

-

Turkey

Rediscovered

Access

Schiedea amplexicaulis

H.Mann

 

1855

Kauai, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Missing

Access

Schiedea attenuata W.L.Wagner, Weller & A.K.Sakai   1994 Kaua'i, Hawaiian Islands, USA Extinct in the wild Access
Schiedea helleri Sherff   (rediscovered) Hawaiian Islands, USA Rediscovered Access

Schiedea implexa

(Hillebr.) Sherff

 

1910

Maui, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Missing

Access

Schiedea jacobii

W. L. Wagner, Weller & A. C. Medeiros

 

2009

Maui, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Extinct in the wild

Access

Schiedea stellarioides H.Mann   (rediscovered) Hawaiian Islands, USA Rediscovered Access

Schiedea viscosa

H.Mann

 

-

Kaua'i, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Rediscovered

Access

Silene cryptopetala

Hillebr.

 

pre-1921

Maui, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Missing

Access

Silene degeneri

Sherff

 

1927

Maui, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Missing

Access

Silene marshallii guicciardii

Boiss. & Heldr.

 

-

Mt. Parnassos, Greece

Rediscovered

Access

Silene oligotricha

Hub.-Mor.

 

-

Turkey

Rediscovered

Access

Silene perlmanii

W.L.Wagner, D.R.Herbst & Sohmer

 

1992

Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, USA

Extinct in the wild

Access

Silene rectiramea B.L.Rob.   (rediscovered) Arizona, USA Rediscovered Access

Silene rothmaleri

P. Silva

 

-

Portugal

Rediscovered

Access

Silene surculosa Hub.-Mor.   ? Turkey Extinct Access
Silene telavivensis Zohary & Plitmann   ? Palestine Extinct Access

Silene tomentosa

Otth

Gibraltar campion

-

Gibraltar

Rediscovered

Access

Stellaria elatinoides

Hook.f.

 

1921

New Zealand

Invalid (synonym)

Access

 

 

Family: Droseraceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Drosera zonaria

Planch.

Painted sundew

-

Western Australia, Australia

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Frankeniaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Frankenia conferta

Diels in Diels & Pritzel, 1904

Silky frankenia

-

Western Australia, Australia

Rediscovered

Access

Frankenia decurrens

Summerh., 1930

Decurrent-leaved frankenia

?

Western Australia, Australia

Missing

Access

Frankenia parvula

Turcz., 1854

Short-leaved frankenia, Drummonds frankenia

-

Wheatbelt region, Western Australia, Australia

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Montiaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Calandrinia composita (Nees) Benth.   (rediscovered) Western Australia, Australia Rediscovered Access
Calandrinia dielsii Poelln.   ? Western Australia, Australia Extinct Access

Calandrinia feltonii

Skottsb.

Felton's flower

(rediscovered?)

Falkland Islands

Rediscovered?

Access

Calandrinia sphaerophylla J.M.Black   (rediscovered) South Australia, Australia Rediscovered Access

 

 

Family: Nepenthaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Nepenthes campanulata

Kurata, 1973

Bell-shaped pitcher-plant

-

Borneo, Indonesia

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes deaniana

Macfarl., 1908

 

-

Philippines

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes epiphytica

A.S.Rob., Nerz & Wistuba, 2011

 

(-?)

Borneo

Rediscovered?

Access

Nepenthes extincta

Cheek & Jebb, 2013

 

?

Philippines

Missing

Access

Nepenthes fusca

Danser, 1928

Dusky pitcher-plant

-

Borneo

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes kampotiana

Lecomte, 1909

 

-

Kampot Province, Cambodia & Trat province, Thailand

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes mapuluensis

J.H.Adam & Wilcock (1990)

Mapulu pitcher-plant

-

Borneo

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes maximoides
Cheek, 2020   December 1911 Luzon, Philippines Missing Access

Nepenthes mollis

Danser, 1928

 

-

Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes paniculata

Danser, 1928

 

-

New Guinea

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes pilosa

Danser, 1928

 

-

Borneo

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes robcantleyi

Cheek, 2011

Robert Cantley's pitcher plant

?

Mindanao, Philippines

Rediscovered

Access

Nepenthes thorelii

Lecomte, 1909

 

-

Vietnam

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Nyctaginaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Guapira suborbiculata (Hemsl. ex Duss) Lundell   ? Lesser Antilles Extinct? Access

Mirabilis hintoniorum

Le Duc

 

-

Sierra de Coalcomán, Michoacán, Mexico

Rediscovered

Access

Pisonia floridana

Britton ex Small

Rock Key devil's-claws

-

Florida, USA

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Plumbaginaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Armeria arcuata Welw. ex Boiss. & Reut.   ? Portugal Extinct Access
Armeria neglecta Girard   ? Portugal Extinct Access
Armeria pocutica Pawl.   ? Romania & Ukraine Extinct or ivnalid? Access

Limonium catanense

(Tineo ex Lojac.) Brullo

 

?

Sicily, Italy

Missing

Access

Limonium cavanillesii

Erben

 

-

Spain

Rediscovered

Access

Limonium dubyi

(Godron & Gren.) O. Kuntze

 

100+ years ago

France (southwestern)

Missing

Access

 

 

Family: Polygonaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Chorizanthe orcuttiana

Parry

San Diego spineflower

-

San Diego County, California

Rediscovered

Access

Chorizanthe parryi fernandina

(S. Watson) Jepson

San Fernando Valley spineflower

-

Los Angeles County & Orange County, California, USA

Rediscovered

Access

Eriogonum evanidum

Reveal

Vanishing wild buckwheat

1967

California, USA

Missing

Access

Eriogonum truncatum

(Torr.) A. Gray

Mount Diablo buckwheat

-

Mount Diablo, Contra Costa County, California (northern), USA

Rediscovered

Access

Polygonum montereyense Brenckle   ? ? Invalid (synonym) Access
Rumex tomentellus
Rech.f. Mogollon dock ? New Mexico, USA Extinct Access

Rumex tunetanus

Barratte & Murb. ex Murb.

 

-

Tunisia

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Portulacaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Portulaca ragonesei

D. Legrand

 

-

Salina de Ambargasta, Argentina (central)

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Rhabdodendraceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Rhabdodendron gardnerianum

(Benth.) Sandwith

 

-

Brazil

Rediscovered

Access

 

 

Family: Tamaricaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Myricaria laxiflora

(Franch.) P.Y. Zhang & Y.J. Zhang

 

-

China

Rediscovered

Access

 

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