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Taxon: Marsilea minuta L.

Genus: Marsilea
Family: Marsileaceae.
Nomen number: 423469
Place of publication: Mant. pl. 2:308. 1771
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 01-Aug-2002 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:
OKª.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • small water-clover   (Source: F Florida ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Algeria
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Chad; Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi; Central African Republic; Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Benin; Ghana; Guinea-Bissau; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal
    South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia
    Southern Africa: South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal
    Western Indian Ocean: Comoros; Madagascar
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India
    Malesia: Malaysia

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

References:

More:

Check other web resources for Marsilea minuta L.:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database 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.

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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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?423469 (23 November 2014)

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