Alismataceae

incl. Limnocharitaceae

Hydrocleys Rich. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 13 October 2017

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  1. Hydrocleys nymphoides (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Buchenau, Abh. Naturwiss. Vereins Bremen 2 (1871) 2; --Stratiotes nymphoides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd., Sp. Pl. 4 (1806) 821. The water poppy is cultivated as an ornamental. The genus contains 5 species of South American origin. Not naturalized? Photos


Limnocharis
Bonpl. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 8 August 2021

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  1. Limnocharis flava Buchenau, Abh. Naturwiss. Vereins Bremen 2 (1869) 2; --Steenis, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1955) 119. C & S America. MINDANAO: Lanao del Sur (photos). Naturalized in wetlands in the Philippines. Photos


Sagittaria
L.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 13 October 2017

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  1. Sagittaria trifolia L., Sp. Pl. 2 (1753) 993. --Sagittaria trifolia ssp. leucopetala (Miq.) Hartog, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 332; --Sagittaria sagittifolia var. leucopetala Miq., Ill. Fl. Archip. Ind. 2 (1870) 49. --Sagittaria sagittifolia L., Sp. Pl. 2 (1753) 993; --Merr., EPFP 1(1922) 25, as ‘sagittaefolia’. Middle East, Continental Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Philippines, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Ryukyu Isls, Nepal, Nicobar Isls, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. LUZON: Pangasinan, Nueva Ecija, Tayabas, Camarines,Albay, Sorsogon, Catanduanes, SAMAR, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Lanao. In fresh-water swamps, rice paddies, etc., at low and medium elevation.

Literature

Hartog, C den. 1957. Alismataceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 5: 317-334.

Steenis, CGGJ van. 1955. Butomaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 5: 118-120

Wang Q, RR Haynes & CB Hellquist. 2010. Alismataceae. In: Wu, ZY, PH Raven & DY Hong (eds.), Flora of China 23: 84-89. Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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Last updated 14 December 2021