African Plant Database


Spirodela punctata (G. Mey.) C. H. Thomps.
Family : Lemnaceae
Family (APGIII) : ARACEAE
Protologue : N. Am. Lemnaceae, Preprint 8 (1897); Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 9: 28 (1898)
Information on the genus : Spirodela
Basionym : Lemna punctata G. Mey.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lemna punctata G. Mey. (1818)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lemna oligorrhiza Kurz (1866)
=Spirodela oligorrhiza (Kurz) Hegelm. (1868)
=Landoltia punctata (G. Mey.) Les & D. J. Crawford
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Hydrophyte, Pleustophyte- Alt: 1 - 1635 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 81

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • N. Am. Lemnaceae, Preprint: 8 (1897)
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 113 (2005).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 15704
 
Record n°15704 modified 2009-08-17
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