Aponogeton natans (L.) Engl. & K.Krause

First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 13: 11 (1906)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is India to Myanmar, S. Sri Lanka. It is a tuberous hydrogeophyte and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Doubtfully present in:

Nepal, West Himalaya

Native to:

Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Tanaka, N., Tanaka, N., Ohi-Toma, T. & Murata, J. (2007). New and noteworthy plant collections from Myanmar (2). The Journal of Japanese Botany 82: 266-273.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Schulze, J., Sri Lanka 29971.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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/
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  • 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/
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  • Kew Science Photographs

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