1. Family: Salviniaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Salvinia Ség.
      1. Salvinia molesta D.Mitch.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. & SE. Brazil to Argentina (Corrientes).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Borneo, Botswana, Burkina, California, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Connecticut, Corse, Cuba, Denmark, Fiji, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Hawaii, India, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kansas, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Louisiana, Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Maryland, Mauritania, Mississippi, Missouri, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Mexico, New South Wales, Nigeria, North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pakistan, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Portugal, Queensland, Senegal, South Australia, South Carolina, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Texas, Thailand, Trinidad-Tobago, Uganda, Vanuatu, Victoria, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Salvinia molesta D.Mitch. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2002 Kaul, R.B. [1811], Singapore K000557774
    Jan 1, 2000 Ambriansyah. A. A. [2244], Indonesia K000557781
    Jan 1, 1992 Sinclair, J. [10838], Singapore K000557778
    Jan 1, 1992 Piggott, A.G. [3169], Malaysia K000557775
    Jan 1, 1992 Piggott, A.G. [3168], Malaysia K000557776
    Jan 1, 1992 Croft, J.R. [538], Papua New Guinea K000557786
    Jan 1, 1992 Anonymous [s.n.], Singapore K000557777
    Jan 1, 1992 Wilmott, B. [850], Papua New Guinea K000557789
    Jan 1, 1992 Gagne, B. [843], Papua New Guinea K000557788
    Reeve, T.M. [3085], Papua New Guinea K000557787
    Mitchell, D.S. [1330] K000435815 isotype

    First published in Brit. Fern Gaz. 10: 251 (1972)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0