Taxon  Report   9248 
Stuckenia filiformis  (Pers.) Börner  ssp. alpina  (Blytt) R. R. Haynes, Les, & M. Krâl
Fineleaf pondweed
Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina
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Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Stuckenia filiformis
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Genus: Stuckenia
Parent Record Stuckenia filiformis
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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PLANTS: Potamogeton filiformis var. borealis
PLANTS: Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpinus
PLANTS: Stuckenia filiformis var. alpina
ICPN + PLANTS: Coleogeton filiformis ssp. alpinus
ICPN + PLANTS: Potamogeton filiformis var. alpinus
ICPN + PLANTS: Potamogeton filiformis var. macounii
CNPS: Stuckenia filiformis
More information about  Stuckenia filiformis ssp. alpina
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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 24, 2018).

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