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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Russian Far East to W. Japan and E. China, S. & SE. Australia, New Zealand.

Native to:

China North-Central, China Southeast, Japan, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Primorye, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia

Ruppia megacarpa R.Mason appears in other Kew resources:

First published in New Zealand J. Bot. 5: 525 (1967)

Accepted by

  • Jacobs, S.W.L. & Brock, M.A. (1982). A revision of the genus Ruppia (Potamogetonaceae) in Australia Aquatic Botany 14: 325-337.
  • Moore, L.B. & Edgar, E. (1970). Flora of New Zealand 2: 1-354. R.E.Owen, Government Printer, Wellington.
  • Yu, S., Shi, M.M. & Chen, X.Y. (2014). Species diversity and distribution of Ruppia in China: Potential tole of long-distance dispersal and environmental factors Journal of systematics and evolution 52: 231-239.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jacobs, S.W.L. & Brock, M.A. (1982). A revision of the genus Ruppia (Potamogetonaceae) in Australia Aquatic Botany 14: 325-337.
  • Moore, L.B. & Edgar, E. (1970). Flora of New Zealand 2: 1-354. R.E.Owen, Government Printer, Wellington.
  • Yu, S., Shi, M.M. & Chen, X.Y. (2014). Species diversity and distribution of Ruppia in China: Potential tole of long-distance dispersal and environmental factors Journal of systematics and evolution 52: 231-239.

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