African Plant Database


Potamogeton pusillus L.
Family : POTAMOGETONACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 127 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Potamogeton
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Potamogeton pusillus L. subsp. pusillus
 Spirillus pusillus (L.) Nieuwl.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Potamogeton aschersonii A. Benn.
=Potamogeton panormitanus Biv. (1838)
=Potamogeton subjavanicus Hagstr. (1916)
=*Potamogeton pectinatus auct.
=Potamogeton pusillus var. africanus A. Benn.
=Potamogeton pusillus var. austrinus Hagstr.
=Potamogeton antaicus Hagstr. (1916)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Potamogeton pusillus L. subsp. pusillus
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual, occ. perennial-Herb, Hydrophyte, Vittate- Ht depending on depth of water Alt: 300 - 2740 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Hedberb, I., Edwards &al. (eds) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 22
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
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  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 19 (1931). 
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica.  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 188 (1952). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 50 (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: 8
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 16 (2002).
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 203 (2008).
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2014). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.3] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 3: 353
 
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 15722
 
Record n°15722 modified 2007-04-18
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