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incl. Limnocharitaceae

Hydrocleys Rich. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 13 October 2017

  1. Hydrocleys nymphoides (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Buchenau, Abh. Naturwiss. Vereins Bremen 2 (1871) 2; --Stratiotes nymphoides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd., Sp. Pl. 4 (1806) 821. The water poppy is cultivated as an ornamental. The genus contains 5 species of South American origin. Not naturalized? Photos

Bonpl. [Not native]

Edited by Derek D. Cabactulan & Pieter B. Pelser, 3 May 2014

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  1. Limnocharis flava Buchenau, Abh. Naturwiss. Vereins Bremen 2 (1869) 2. Native to Central and South America. Naturalized in wetlands in SE Asia incl. Philippines.


Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 13 October 2017

  1. Sagittaria trifolia L., Sp. Pl. 2 (1753) 993. --Sagittaria trifolia ssp. leucopetala (Miq.) Hartog, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 332; --Sagittaria sagittifolia var. leucopetala Miq., Ill. Fl. Archip. Ind. 2 (1870) 49. --Sagittaria sagittifolia L., Sp. Pl. 2 (1753) 993; --Merr., EPFP 1(1922) 25, as ‘sagittaefolia’. Europe through Asia to Japan, southward to Java. LUZON: Pangasinan, Nueva Ecija, Tayabas, Camarines,Albay, Sorsogon, Catanduanes, SAMAR, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Lanao. In fresh-water swamps, rice paddies, etc., at low and medium elevation.


Hartog, C den. 1957. Alismataceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 5: 317-334.

Wang Q, RR Haynes & CB Hellquist. 2010. Alismitaceae. In: Wu, ZY, PH Raven & DY Hong (eds.), Flora of China 23: 84-89. Science Press, Beijing, and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines.

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