Taxon: Limnobium spongia (Bosc) Rich. ex Steud.

 
Genus: Limnobium
Family: Hydrocharitaceae
Subfamily: Hydrocharitoideae
Nomen number: 419810
Place of publication: Nomencl. bot. ed. 2, 2:45. 1840
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 30-Jan-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

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Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New York (w.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois (s.), Missouri (s.e.), Oklahoma (s.e.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=3214), Georgia, Kentucky (w.), Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina (e.), South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Hydrocharitaceae&GenusID=Limnobium&SpeciesID=spongia), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

  1. Crow, G. E. & C. B. Hellquist Aquatic and wetland plants of northeastern North America, 2 vol. 2000 (Aquat NE NAmer)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Godfrey, R. K. & J. W. Wooten Aquatic and wetland plants of southeastern United States, 2 vol. (Aquat SE US)
  4. Lowden, R. M. 1992. Floral variation and taxonomy of Limnobium L. C. Richard (Hydrocharitaceae) (Rhodora) 94:126.
  5. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)

Check other web resources for Limnobium spongia (Bosc) Rich. ex Steud. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?419810. Accessed 17 July 2018.