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Taxon: Helanthium tenellum (Mart. ex Schult. f.) Britton

 
Genus: Helanthium
Family: Alismataceae
Nomen number: 460430
Place of publication: Man. fl. n. states, ed. 2:54. 1905 "Helianthium"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Jan-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Neotrop 64:11. 1994, as Echinodorus tenellus) ornamental (aquarium plant, as Echinodorus tenellus) ornamental (aquarium plant, as Echinodorus tenellus)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Vermont, Connecticut]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Kansas]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Dominican Republic, Jamaica
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala, Nicaragua
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina [Corrientes]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

Check other web resources for Helanthium tenellum (Mart. ex Schult. f.) Britton :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?460430. Accessed 12 November 2019.