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Taxon: Cryptocoryne beckettii Thwaites ex Trimen

Genus: Cryptocoryne
Family: Araceae subfamily: Aroideae tribe: Cryptocoryneae.
Nomen number: 403227
Place of publication: J. Bot. 23:269. 1885
Name verified on: 02-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • Becketts Wasserkelch   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (aquarium plant fide Pl Res SEAs A:107. 1989)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Sri Lanka

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Westphal, E. & P. C. M. Jansen, eds. 1989. A selection. A:107 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). A:107.
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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?403227 (21 September 2014)

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