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Taxon: Stuckenia pectinata (L.) Börner

Genus: Stuckenia
Family: Potamogetonaceae.
Nomen number: 416673
Place of publication: Fl. deut. Volk. 713. 1912
Name verified on: 28-Apr-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-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:
PR(as Potamogeton pectinatus)ª.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • sago pondweed   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • potamot pectiné   (Source: F NAmer ) – French

Economic importance:

  • Animal food: forage   (for waterfowl fide F NAmer)
  • Weed   (fide Atlas WWeed, as Potamogeton pectinatus)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • nearly cosmopolitan in wetlands

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Stuckenia pectinata (L.) Börner:


Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images 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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Cite as:
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?416673 (25 July 2014)

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