Genus: Brasenia

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Last Modified 04/29/2013

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Brasenia Schreber, Gen. Pl. 1: 372. 1789.

List of Brasenia Species

References to Brasenia

  • Adams, F. S. 1969. Winter bud production and function in Brasenia schreberi. Rhodora 71: 417-433.
  • Dorofeev, P. I. 1984. The taxonomy and history of the genus Brasenia Cabombaceae. Bot. Zhurn. St. Petersburg 69: 137-148. (In Russian)
  • Endress, P. K. 2005. Carpels in Brasenia (Cabombaceae) are completely ascidiate despite a long stigmatic crest. Ann. Bot. (London) 96: 209-215.
  • Ito, M. 1986. Studies in the floral morphology and anatomy of Nymphaeales III. Floral anatomy of Brasenia schreberi and Cabomba caroliniana. Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 99: 169-184.
  • Khanna, P 1965. Morphological and embryological studies in Nymphaeaceae. II. Brasenia schreberi Gmel. and Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. Austral. J. Bot. 13: 379-387.
  • Kunii, H. 1999. Annual and seasonal variations in net production, biomass and life span on floating leaves in Brasenia schreberi, J.F. Gmel. Jap. J. Limnol. 60: 281-289.
  • Kunii, H. 1993. Rhizome longevity in two floating-leaved aquatic macrophytes, Nymphaea tetragona and Brasenia schreberi. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 31: 94-98.
  • Les, D. H. 1999. Phylogeny, classification and floral evolution of water lilies (Nymphaeaceae; Nymphales): A synthesis of non-molecular, rbcL, matK, and 18S rDNA data. Syst. Bot. 24: 28-46.
  • Moyle, J. B. 1945. Some chemical factors influencing the distribution of aquatic plants in Minnesota. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 34: 402-420.
  • Osborn, J. M.; Schneider, E. L. 1988. Morphological studies of the Nympaeaceae sensu lato. XVI. The floral biology of Brasenia schreberi. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75: 778-794.
  • Pringle, J. S. 1995. Possible eponymy of the generic name Brasenia Schreb. (Cabombaceae). Sida 16: 597-600.
  • Schneider, E. L.; Carlquist, S. 1996. Vessels in Brasenia (Cabombaceae): New perspectives on vessel origin in primary xylem of angiosperms. Amer. J. Bot. 83: 1236-1240.
  • Seago, J. L. 2002. The root cortex of the Nymphaceae, Cabombaceae, and Nelumbonaceae. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 129: 1-9.
  • Taylor, M. L.; Osborn, J. M. 2006. Pollen ontogeny in Brasenia (Cabombaceae, Nymphaeales). Amer. J. Bot. 93: 344-356.
  • Taylor, M. L.; Williams, J. H. 2009. Consequences of pollination syndrome evolution for postpollination biology in an ancient angiosperm family. Int. J. Plant Sci. 170: 584-598. (Brasenia, Cabomba)
  • Wood, C. E. 1959. The genera of the Nymphaeaceae and Ceratophyllaceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 40: 94-112.
  • Yamada, T.; Imaichi, R.; Kato, M. 2001. Developmental morphology of ovules and seeds of Nymphaeales. Amer. J. Bot. 88: 963-974.