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"
Name Verified on: 20-Jan-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Jan-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Kansas
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New York, - Vermont
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Florida, - Georgia, - South Carolina
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Cuba; Dominican Republic; Jamaica
    • Mesoamerica: Guatemala; Nicaragua
    • Northern South America: Guyana; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Corrientes
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

Synonyms:

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