Taxon  Report   8599    
Limnobium laevigatum  (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Heine  
(no longer an active name)
West indian spongeplant
Limnobium laevigatum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Genus: Limnobium
Habitat: lake-margin

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hydromystria laevigata
PLANTS: Hydromystria stolonifera
PLANTS: Limnobium spongia ssp. laevigatum
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NOTE: Limnobium laevigatum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Limnobium laevigatum

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Sep 16, 2019).