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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Bolivia to Brazil and NE. Argentina.
Elodea najas

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Uruguay

Elodea najas (Planch.) Casp. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1983 Hassler, E. [3384], Paraguay Egeria najas K000587184 isotype
Jan 1, 1983 Gardner [5238], Brazil Egeria najas K000587183 isotype
Jan 1, 1983 Gardner [5238], Brazil Egeria najas K000587182 holotype

First published in Monatsber. Königl. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1857: 49 (1857)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Egeria najas.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.

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 2021. 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 2021. 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

Kew Science Photographs
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