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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indo-China to N. Australia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cambodia, Malaya, Myanmar, Northern Territory, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Lemna tenera Kurz appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1979 s.coll. [s.n.], Myanmar K000499497
Cowie, I.D. [1331], Australia 56371.000

First published in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 40: 78 (1871)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Mansor, M., Boyce, P.C., Othman, A.S. & Sulaiman, B. (2012). The Araceae of peninsular Malaysia: 1-146. Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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