Blyxa echinosperma (C.B.Clarke) Hook.f.

First published in Fl. Brit. India 5: 661 (1888)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to N. Australia. It is a hydroannual and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, India, Japan, Jawa, Korea, Malaya, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Hara, H., Stearn, W.T. & Williams, H.J. (1978). An Enumeration of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 1: 1-154. Trustees of British Museum, London.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (2020). Flora of Japan IVa: 1-430. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Lee, W.T. (1996). Lineamenta Florae Koreae: 1-1688. Soul T'ukpyolsi: Ak'ademi Sojok.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hara, H., Stearn, W.T. & Williams, H.J. (1978). An Enumeration of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 1: 1-154. Trustees of British Museum, London.
  • Ito, Y. & al. (2014). New or noteworthy plant collections from Myanmar (8). Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 65: 89-97.
  • Walker, E.H. (1976). Flora of Okinawa and the Southern Ryukyu Islands: 1-1159. Smithsonian Insitition Press, Washington.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1979 Clarke, C.B. [45490], India Blyxa aubertii var. echinosperma K000912619 syntype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Talbot, W.A. [287], India Blyxa aubertii var. echinosperma K000912621 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Clarke, C.B. [14176], Bangladesh Blyxa aubertii var. echinosperma K000912620 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Clarke, C.B. [45733], India Blyxa aubertii var. echinosperma K000912618 lectotype Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0