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

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  
 
More info on :
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 15723
 
Record n°15723 modified 2012-06-25
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