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Zannichellia palustris L.
Family : Zannichelliaceae
Family (APGIII) : POTAMOGETONACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 969 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Zannichellia
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Zannichellia palustris subsp. genuina Asch.
 Zannichellia palustris L. subsp. palustris
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Potamogeton contortus Desf. (1798)
=Zannichellia contorta (Desf.) Cham. & Schltdl. (1827)
=Zannichellia palustris var. major auct. (1952)
=Zannichellia major auct. (1932)
=Zannichellia obtusifolia Talavera, Garcia Mur. & Smit (1986)
=Zannichellia repens Boenn.
=Zannichellia palustris var. repens (Boenn.) Koch (1837)
=Zannichellia palustris var. radicans Wallman
=Zannichellia peltata Bertol. (1855)
=Zannichellia macrostemon J. Gay (1861)
=Zannichellia stylaris C. Presl (1845)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Zannichellia palustris L. subsp. palustris
Zannichellia palustris subsp. pedicellata (Wahlenb. & Rosén) Arcang. (1882)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Herb, Hydrophyte- Ht depending on depth of water. Alt: 50 - 1610 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, LP, NC, NW, WC
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Submerged Aquatic; Subhumid; Freshwater Wetland; 1000-1499 m; distribution: Africa. New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Hedberb, I., Edwards &al. (eds) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 25
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2009). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 12(2): 98
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 1: 77-79 (1966).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BATTANDIER, J. A. & TRABUT, M. (1895). Flore de l'Algérie et catalogue des plantes du Maroc. [Monocot. ou vol.2] 2: 9 
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 20 (1931). 
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 201 (1952). 
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 52 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 13 (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. 116: 1
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 19 (2002).
  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. II 2: 730
 
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 Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 48836
 
Record n°48836 modified 2007-01-30
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