Genus:
Marsilea L.

Marsilea minuta var. minuta

This variety is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Old World.

[FWTA]

Marsileaceae, A. H. G. Alston. Flora of West Tropical Africa. Ferns and Fern-Allies Supplement. 1959

Ecology
On dried mud of seasonal ponds and rice swamps.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Botswana, Burkina, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Comoros, East Himalaya, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Hainan, India, Japan, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Territory, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Queensland, Rwanda, Réunion, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zambia, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Brazil Northeast, Florida, Georgia, Trinidad-Tobago

Marsilea minuta var. minuta appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 7098], India Marsilea erosa K001126726
Feb 1, 1984 Handel-Mazzetti, H.F.v. [914], Sichuan Marsilea sinensis K001092577 isotype
Meikle, R.D. [1221], Nigeria Marsilea diffusa 5608.000
Kolhatkar, G.G., India Marsilea poonensis 5607.000 isotype
Jan 1, 1908 Versteeg, G.M [1950], Papua New Guinea Marsilea crenata K000557770
Gwynne-Vaughan, D.T. [333], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570668
Kisian Rajab, M. [1322], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570671
Piggott, A.G. [2229], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570673
Jaman, R [PL99], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570675
Savinierre, E. de la [706], Indonesia Marsilea crenata K000570677
Clemens, M.S. [11260], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570750
Merrill, E.D. [s.n.], Philippines Marsilea crenata K000570756
Pullen, R. [7031], Papua New Guinea Marsilea crenata K000557767
Bakhuizen van den Brink, R.C. [3370], Indonesia Marsilea crenata K000570681
Rant, A. [s.n.], Indonesia Marsilea crenata K000570679
Merrill, E.D. [3661], Philippines Marsilea crenata K000570760
Lowe [s.n.], Borneo Marsilea crenata K000570754 holotype
Williams, R.S. [300], Philippines Marsilea crenata K000570758
Haenke, T. [s.n.], Philippines Marsilea crenata K000570761 Unknown type material
Loher, A. [1148], Philippines Marsilea crenata K000570755
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Indonesia Marsilea crenata K000570680
Sinclair, J. [39048], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570669
Womersley, J.S. [NGF17708], Papua New Guinea Marsilea crenata K000557768
Piggott, A.G. [2229], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570672
Elmer, A.D.E. [162.42], Philippines Marsilea crenata K000570759
Clemens, M.S. [11270], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570751
Gibbs, L.S. [4351], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570752
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [619], Papua New Guinea Marsilea crenata K000557769
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570753
Turnau, E.A. [2736], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570670
Savinierre, E. de la [706], Indonesia Marsilea crenata K000570676
Molesworth Allen, B. [4714], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000557503
Spare, G.H. [36715], Malaysia Marsilea crenata K000570674
Zollinger, H. [2591.2], Indonesia Marsilea crenata K000570678
Copeland, E.B. [101], Philippines Marsilea crenata K000570757
s.coll. [Cat. no. 7096] Marsilea aegyptiaca K001126721
s.coll. [Cat. no. 7096], India Marsilea aegyptiaca K001126720

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

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Fraser-Jenkins, C.R. & al. (2017). An Annotated Checklist of Indian Pteridophytes 1: 1-562. Dehra Dun : BSMPS.

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • 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 Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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