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Taxon: Echinodorus macrophyllus (Kunth) Micheli

 
Genus: Echinodorus
Family: Alismataceae
Nomen number: 402575
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle & A. C. de Candolle, Monogr. phan. 3:50. 1881
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Jun-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Jun-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (aquarium plant)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Nicaragua [Chontales]
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela [Guarico, Monagas, Portuguesa]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amapa, Bahia, Goias, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Para, Parana, Pernambuco, Piaui, Rio de Janeiro, Roraima, Sao Paulo]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Beni] Colombia [Antioquia]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Paraguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. American Herbal Products Association Herbs of commerce. 1992 (Herbs Commerce)
  3. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Haynes, R. R. & L. B. Holm-Nielsen 1994. The Alismataceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 64:55-58.
  6. Kahn, F. et al. Las plantas vasculares en las aguas continentales del Peru. IFEA, Lima, Peru. 1993 (Aquat Peru)
  7. Lehtonen, S. 2008. An integrative approach to species delimitation in Echinodorus (Alismataceae) and the description of two new species Kew Bull. 63:542-543.
  8. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  9. Vieira, R. F. 1999. Conservation of medicinal and aromatic plants in Brazil (Persp New Crops Uses) 155.

Check other web resources for Echinodorus macrophyllus (Kunth) Micheli :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=402575. Accessed 19 November 2018.