Taxon: Salvinia biloba Raddi

Genus: Salvinia
Family: Salviniaceae
Nomen number: 316406
Place of publication: Pl. Bras. Nov. Gen. 1:4, t. 1. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Feb-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Feb-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • giant salvinia  (Source: USDA/APHIS) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Southern South America: Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia


  • Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  • Mitchell, D. S & P. A. Thomas 1972. Ecology of waterweeds in the Neotropics UNESCO Techn. Pap. Hydrol. 12:17.
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine Office United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Federal noxious weed list (on-line resource). (USDA/APHIS)

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