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Taxon: Limnobium spongia (Bosc) Rich. ex Steud.

Genus: Limnobium
Family: Hydrocharitaceae subfamily: Hydrocharitoideae.
Nomen number: 419810
Place of publication: Nomencl. bot. ed. 2, 2:45. 1840
Name verified on: 30-Jan-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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*, PRª.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Crow, G. E. & C. B. Hellquist. 2000. Aquatic and wetland plants of northeastern North America, 2 vol.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Godfrey, R. K. & J. W. Wooten. 1979–1981. Aquatic and wetland plants of southeastern United States, 2 vol.
  • Lowden, R. M. 1992. Floral variation and taxonomy of Limnobium L. C. Richard (Hydrocharitaceae). Rhodora 94:126.
  • Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen. Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource).
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Limnobium spongia (Bosc) Rich. ex Steud.:


Images:

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?419810 (16 April 2014)

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