African Plant Database

Potamogeton octandrus Poir.
Protologue : Encycl. (Lamarck) Suppl. 4 534 (1816)  
Information on the genus : Potamogeton
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Potamogeton octandrus Poir. subsp. octandrus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Potamogeton javanicus Hassk. (1856)
=Potamogeton octandrus subsp. ethiopicus Lye (1993)
=Potamogeton preussii A. Benn. (1902) p.p.
=Potamogeton parvifolius Buchenau (1902)
=Potamogeton tenuicaulis F. Muell.
=Potamogeton huillensis Welw. ex Schinz
Taxon infra-specific
Potamogeton octandrus Poir. subsp. octandrus
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Hydrophyte, Vittate- Ht depending on depth of water Alt: 5 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Hedberb, I., Edwards &al. (eds) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 21
  • Fl. Rép. Guinée 1: 481 (2009).
  • 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:120 (2012)
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Record n°15719 modified 2007-04-04
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