1. Family: Marsileaceae Mirb.
    1. Genus: Marsilea L.
      1. Marsilea coromandelina Willd.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Africa, India, Sri Lanka.

    [FWTA]

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

    Ecology
    Wet sandy ground under palms.
    [FWTA]

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

    Ecology
    Wet sandy ground.
    [FWTA]

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

    Ecology
    Wet sandy ground under palms.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Cape Verde, Chad, Eritrea, Gambia, India, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Senegal, Socotra, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Zimbabwe

    Marsilea coromandelina Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Bremekamp [193], South Africa K000435863

    First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 5: 539 (1810)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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