1. Family: Alismataceae Vent.
    1. Echinodorus Rich.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. U.S.A. to Tropical & Subtropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina South, Arkansas, Bahamas, Bolivia, California, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Florida, Guyana, Haiti, Illinois, Iowa, Jamaica, Kansas, Kentucky, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Missouri, Nebraska, Netherlands Antilles, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Turks-Caicos Is., Utah, Venezuela, Windward Is., Wisconsin

    Echinodorus Rich. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Paraguay 22040.000

    First published in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 1: 365 (1815)

    Accepted by

    • Lehtonen, S. (2008 publ. 2009). An integative approach to species delimination in Echinodorus (Alismataceae) and the description of two new species Kew Bulletin 63: 525-563.
    • Lehtonen, S. & Myllys, L. (2008). Cladistic analysis of Echinodorus (Alismataceae): simultaneous analysis of molecular and morphological data Cladistics 24: 218-239.
    • Matias, L.Q. (2007). O Gênero Echinodorus (Alismataceae) no domínio da caatinga Brasileira Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 58: 743-774.
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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