1. Family: Alismataceae Vent.
    1. Genus: Aquarius Christenh. & Byng
      1. Aquarius longipetalus (Micheli) Christenh. & Byng

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. South America to Argentina (Misiones).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela

    Aquarius longipetalus (Micheli) Christenh. & Byng appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1988 Widgren [s.n.], Minas Gerais Echinodorus longipetalus K000098936 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 1976 Glaziou, A.F.M. [16366?], Brazil Echinodorus longipetalus K000098937 syntype
    Balansa [570], Paraguay Echinodorus longipetalus K000098938 isolectotype
    Balansa [570], Paraguay Echinodorus longipetalus K000098939 lectotype

    First published in Global Fl. 4: 53 (2018)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • de Moura Júnior, E.G. & al. (2015). Updated checklist of aquatic macrophytes from Northern Brazil Acta Amazonica 45: 111-132.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Walderley, M.G.L., Shepherd, G.J., Melhem, T.S. & Giulietti, A.M. (eds.) (2005). Flora Fanerogâmica do Estado de São Paulo 4: 1-392. Instituto de Botânica, São Paulo.
    • Zuloaga, F.O. & Morrone, O. (eds.) (1996). Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledoneae) Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de la República Argentina 1: 1-323. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.

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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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