African Plant Database


Potamogeton crispus L.
Family : POTAMOGETONACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: ? (1753)  
Information on the genus : Potamogeton
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Potamogeton crispus var. acutifolius Fieber
=Potamogeton crispus var. obtusifolius Fieber
=Potamogeton crenulatis D. Don
=Potamogeton crispatus Wallman ex Rchb.
=Potamogeton serrulatus Opiz
=Potamogeton tuberosus Roxb.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Hydrophyte, Vittate- Ht depending on depth of water Alt: 9 - 1200 m. Distribution: EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, NW, SWZ

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

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BATTANDIER, J. A. & TRABUT, M. (1895). Flore de l'Algérie et catalogue des plantes du Maroc. [Monocot. ou vol.2] 2: 7 
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 186 (1952). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 49 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 10 (1980).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1984). Flora of Libya. 114: 7
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 191 
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 16 (2002).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 15717
 
Record n°15717
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