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

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.

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.