Aponogeton distachyos

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Aponogeton distachyos


Taxonavigation: Alismatales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Alismatales

Familia: Aponogetonaceae
Genus: Aponogeton
Species: Aponogeton distachyos



Aponogeton distachyos L.f., 1782


  • Aponogeton distachyos var. lagrangei Andrews


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
      • Cape Provinces
  • Continental: Australasia
      • New Zealand North; New Zealand South; Northern Provinces; Victoria

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


  • Linnaeus, C. (filius) , 1782. Supplementum Plantarum Systematis Vegetabilium Editionis Decimae Tertiae, Generum Plantarum Editiones Sextae, et Specierum Plantarum Editionis Secundae. Editum a Carolo a Linné. Brunsvigae [Braunschweig] 215. 1782 ("1781") "distachyon"
  • USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]

Vernacular names

Afrikaans: Waterblommetjie
English: Cape pondweed, Water hawthorn
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