Blyxa hexandra C.D.K.Cook & Luond

First published in Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 16: 485 (1980)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tanzania to Angola. It is a hydroannual or hydroperennial and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Burundi, Central African Repu, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Simpson, D. (1989). Hydrocharitaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-29.
  • Symoens, J.-J. & Sosef, M.S.M. (2015). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi), n.s., Hydrocharitaceae: 1-47. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.
  • Timberlake, J.R. & Martins, E.S. (eds.) (2009). Flora Zambesiaca 12(2): 1-208. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Simpson, D. (1989). Hydrocharitaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-29.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Cook & Lüönd in Mitt. Bot. Staats., München 16: 485, fig. 1 (1980).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1980 Hess, H. [52/1483], Angola K000346018 isotype Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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