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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Old World.
Trapa

[FZ]

Trapaceae, J. P. M. Brenan. Flora Zambesiaca 4. 1978

Note
Characters of the family.

[FTEA]

Trapaceae, J. P. M. Brenan. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1953

Note
Characters of the family.

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Altay, Amur, Angola, Assam, Austria, Baleares, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina, Buryatiya, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Central European Rus, Chad, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Congo, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Greece, Guinea-Bissau, Hainan, Hungary, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Malawi, Manchuria, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, North Caucasus, Northwest European R, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Primorye, Romania, South European Russi, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sumatera, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey-in-Europe, Uganda, Ukraine, Vietnam, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Extinct in:

Sweden

Introduced into:

New York, Vermont

Trapa L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl.: 120 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 2: 491.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Gen. Pl. ed. 5: 56 (1754).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Gen. Pl., ed. 5, 56 (1754)

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