African Plant Database


Potamogeton schweinfurthii A. Benn.
Family : POTAMOGETONACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 8: 220 (1902)
Information on the genus : Potamogeton
 
 
Status
Statuts nomenclatural : conserved name
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Potamogeton lucens auct. Mildbr. (1908), Robyns (1935), Quézel (1958), non L.
=*Potamogeton nodosus auct. sensu Schmitz, Publ. I.N.E.A.C., série scient. 113 (1971)
=Potamogeton capensis Scheele ex Hagstr.
=Potamogeton promontoricus Hagstr.
=Potamogeton venosus A. Benn.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Hydrophyte, Vittate- Ht depending on depth of water Alt: 20 - 1560 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb, Submerged Aquatic; Humid, Subhumid; Freshwater Wetland; 0-499 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Taxon 53: 837 (2004).
  • Taxon 54: 1110 (2005).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr. (Potamog.) : 11 (2006).
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2009). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 12(2): 87
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:120 (2012)
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  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • 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: 5
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • FÖRTHER, H. & D. PODLECH (2001). Contributions to the Flora of Northern Africa. I. New or noteworthy taxa. Sendtnera 7: 85-91 
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 18 (2002).
  • KAPLAN, Z. & J. J. SYMOENS (2005). Taxonomy, distribution and nomenclature of three confused broad-leaved Potamogeton species occuring in Africa and on surrounding islands. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 148: 329-357
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • LE FLOC’H, E., L. BOULOS & E. VÉLA (2010). Catalogue synonymique commenté de la Flore de Tunisie  
 
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Record n°15723 modified 2012-06-25
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