Elodea canadensis Michx.

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

PlantaeMagnoliophytaLiliopsidaAlismatalesHydrocharitaceaeElodea

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  • 4

    Infraspecies
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Overview

Full Name

Elodea canadensis Michx.

Common names

  • American duckweed eng
  • broad waterweed eng
  • Canada waterweed eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Fl. bor. -amer. 1:20. 1803

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Magnoliophyta
class
Liliopsida
order
Alismatales
family
Hydrocharitaceae
genus
Elodea
species
Elodea canadensis
 
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Bibliography

Biosecurity New Zealand (2012) Regional Pest Management Strategies Database. http://www. biosecurityperformance. maf. govt. nz/

Healy, A. J. ; Edgar, E. 1980: Flora of New Zealand. Vol. III. Adventive Cyperaceous, Petalous and Spathaceous Monocotyledons. Wellington, Government Printer.

Howell, C. 2008: Consolidated list of environmental weeds in New Zealand. DOC Research & Development Series 292-42.

NZFLORA February 2012

Simpson, D. A. 1986: Taxonomy of Elodea Michx in the British Isles. Watsonia 16: 1-14.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.