New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Echinodorus

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Last Modified 01/19/2012

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Echinodorus Richard ex Engelmann in A. Gray, Manuel, 460. 1848.

List of Echinodorus Species

References to Echinodorus

  • Argue, C. L. 1974. Pollen studies in the Alismataceae (Alismaceae). Bot. Gaz. 135: 338-344.
  • Lehtonen, S. 2006. Phylogenetics of Echinodorus (Alismataceae) based on morphological data. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 150: 291-305.
  • Rataj, K 1975. Revision of the genus Echinodorus Rich.
  • Rogers, G. K. 1983. The genera of Alismataceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 64: 383-420.

General Discussion

Echinodorus tenellus (Mart.) Buch. was reported from Queens Co., NY in the 19th century, it hasn't been seen since and is presumed extirpated.