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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Tropical America, Africa, Eurasia.
Salvinia

Native to:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Altay, Amur, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Assam, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cameroon, Chile Central, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Dominican Republic, East European Russia, Ecuador, El Salvador, France, French Guiana, Gabon, Galápagos, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Hainan, Honduras, Hungary, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Khabarovsk, Korea, Krym, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Manchuria, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mozambique, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Caucasus, Northwest European R, Pakistan, Palestine, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Primorye, Puerto Rico, Qinghai, Romania, South China Sea, Spain, Sumatera, Suriname, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Trinidad-Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Vietnam, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Austria, Borneo, Botswana, Burkina, California, Cape Provinces, Connecticut, Corse, Denmark, Fiji, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, India, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kansas, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Louisiana, Mali, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mauritania, Mississippi, Missouri, Namibia, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Portugal, Queensland, Senegal, South Australia, South Carolina, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Texas, Uganda, Vanuatu, Victoria, Virginia, Washington, Western Australia, Zambia, Zimbabwe

English
Salvinia

Salvinia Ség. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Pl. Veron. 3: 52 (1754)

Accepted by

  • Balkrishna, A., Joshi, B., Sribastava, A., Shankar, R. & Shukla, B.K. (2019). Classification of extant Pteridophytes: a new approach Indian Fern Journal 36: 311-341.
  • 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.

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

Plants and People Africa
Common Names from Plants and People Africa http://www.plantsandpeopleafrica.com/
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