African Plant Database

Ceratophyllum demersum L. var. demersum
Information on the genus : Ceratophyllum
Basionym : Ceratophyllum demersum L.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ceratophyllum demersum L. f. demersum
 Ceratophyllum demersum L. (1753)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ceratophyllum demersum var. inflatum R.E. Fr.
=Ceratophyllum missionis Wight & Arn.
=Ceratophyllum demersum f. missionis (Wight & Arn.) Wilmot-Dear (1985)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Hydrophyte- Ht depending on depth of water Alt: 1 - 1700 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 151
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Record n°19379 modified 2009-03-16
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