Taxon  Report   11043 
Potamogeton epihydrus  Raf.
ribbonleaf pondweed
Potamogeton epihydrus , a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Potamogeton epihydrus
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Potamogeton epihydrus
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POTAMOGETONACEAE  
Genus: Potamogeton
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Potamogeton epihydrus var. nuttallii
PLANTS: Potamogeton epihydrus var. ramosus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Potamogeton epihydrus ssp. nuttallii
 Information about  Potamogeton epihydrus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (POEP2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 30, 2014).

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