Taxon  Report   10397 
Stuckenia filiformis  (Pers.) Böerner
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 and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
It was 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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Stuckenia filiformis
© 2012 Nicholas Jensen
Genus: Stuckenia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
CNPS accepted name: Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina
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ICPN: Potamogeton filiformis
More information about  Stuckenia filiformis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2017).

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