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 & L.C. Trabut (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).
 
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