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Taxon: Wolffia globosa (Roxb.) Hartog & Plas

 
Genus: Wolffia
Section: Wolffia
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Lemnoideae
Nomen number: 406374
Place of publication: Blumea 18:367. 1970
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Aug-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Dec-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder
  • Human food: vegetable

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China, [Fujian, Guangdong, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, Ecuador


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (natzd.?)]


    Other (perhaps natzd. elsewhere in Americas)

References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee 2000. Flora of North America. (F NAmer) 22:152-153.
  2. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae). (L Araceae)
  3. Landolt, E. 1986. Biosystematic investigations in the family of duckweeds (Lemnaceae). 2. The family of Lemnaceae - a monographic study Veröff. Geobot. Inst. ETH Stiftung Rübel Zürich 71:377.
  4. Landolt, E. 1994. Taxonomy and ecology of the section Wolffia of the genus Wolffia (Lemnaceae) Ber. Geobot. Inst. E. T. H. Stiftung Rübel 60:149.
  5. Landolt, E. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)

Check other web resources for Wolffia globosa (Roxb.) Hartog & Plas :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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:
  • 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=406374. Accessed 13 November 2018.