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Taxon: Cabomba caroliniana A. Gray

Genus: Cabomba
Family: Cabombaceae.
Nomen number: 400193
Place of publication: Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York 4:47. 1837
Name verified on: 03-Oct-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
CAª*, CTª, ID(as Cobomba caroliniana)ª*, MAª, MEª, MIª, PRª, VTª, WAª.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • Carolina fanwort   (Source: NPB State Noxweed CA [http://nationalplantboard.org/docs/summaries/california.pdf]) – English
  • Carolina water-shield   (Source: Noxweed Aust CA) – English
  • fanwort   (Source: World Econ Pl CA) – English
  • fish-grass   (Source: Noxweed Aust CA) – English
  • Washington-grass   (Source: Hortus 3 CA) – English
  • Washington-plant   (Source: Websters Dict CA) – English
  • kabomba   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn CA) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario [s.]
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan [s.], New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil - Mato Grosso, Rio Grande do Sul, Sao Paulo
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Rio Negro, Santa Fe; Paraguay - Central, Paraguari; Uruguay

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Jiangsu
    Eastern Asia: Japan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India - Kerala; Sri Lanka
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: United Kingdom
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Cabomba caroliniana A. Gray:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?400193 (26 October 2014)

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