African Plant Database

Potamogeton hoggarensis Dandy
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 50: 522 (1937)
Information on the genus : Potamogeton
Statuts nomenclatural : status doubtful
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Potamogeton berchtoldii Fieber
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Leaves up to about 2,5 mm in breadth, 3-5-nerved; stipular sheaths up to about 2-3 cm long at maturity.
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Ecology : Kaplan (1998: 293-294) regards P. hoggarensis as an extreme local morphotype of P. pusillus L.
  Collected in 1928 by Maire in S Algeria, also cited by Gillet from N Chad: Mourdi, mare de Diona

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 189 (1952). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 50 (1962).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°15730 modified 2015-06-16
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