Taxon  Report   10397 
Stuckenia filiformis  (Pers.) Börner
Fineleaf pondweed
Stuckenia filiformis
© 2012 Nicholas Jensen
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Stuckenia filiformis, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Stuckenia filiformis
© 2012 Nicholas Jensen
Genus: Stuckenia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS
CNPS accepted name: Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Coleogeton filiformis
ICPN: Potamogeton filiformis
More information about  Stuckenia filiformis
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


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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: Sep 23, 2018).

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