African Plant Database

Limnophyton obtusifolium (L.) Miq.
Protologue : Fl. Ned. Ind. 3: 243 (1855)
Information on the genus : Limnophyton
Basionym : Sagittaria obtusifolia L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sagittaria obtusifolia L. (1753)
 Alisma obtusifolium (L.) Thwaites
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Alisma kotschyi Hochst. (1843)
=Alisma sagittifolium Willd.
=Dipseudochorion sagittifolium (Willd.) Buchenau (1836)
=Limnophyton obtusifolium var. lunatum Peter
=Limnophyton parvifolium Peter (1928)
=Alisma sagittifolium Thwaites (1864)
=Caldesia sagittarioides Ostenf.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Hydrophyte, Hyperhydate, occ. Epihydate- Ht 0.2 - 1 m. Alt: 45 - 900 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP
Biol./Eco : Herb; Dry, Subarid, Subhumid; Freshwater Wetland; 0-499 m; distribution: Africa. Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1960). Flora of Tropical East Africa Alismataceae: 9-10
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:26 (2012)
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carte afrique num 13997
Record n°13997
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