Taxon  Report   11947 
Potamogeton foliosus  Raf.  ssp. foliosus 
Leafy pondweed
Potamogeton foliosus ssp. foliosus
© 2005 Keir Morse
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Potamogeton foliosus ssp. foliosus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Potamogeton foliosus ssp. foliosus, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Potamogeton foliosus ssp. foliosus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Potamogeton
Parent Record Potamogeton foliosus
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Potamogeton curtissii
PLANTS: Potamogeton foliosus var. genuinus
PLANTS: Potamogeton foliosus var. macellus
ICPN + PLANTS: Potamogeton foliosus var. foliosus
More information about  Potamogeton foliosus ssp. foliosus
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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: Jul 19, 2018).

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