Taxon  Report   9596    
Stuckenia pectinata  (L.) Börner
Sago pondweed
Stuckenia pectinata
© 2013 Esperanza Pimentel
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Stuckenia pectinata, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Stuckenia pectinata
© 2013 Esperanza Pimentel
Genus: Stuckenia
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Stuckenia pectinatus
ICPN + PLANTS: Coleogeton pectinatus
ICPN + PLANTS: Potamogeton pectinatus
More information about  Stuckenia pectinata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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