The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Limnobium spongia (Bosc) Steud. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Limnobium (family Hydrocharitaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 308202) with original publication details: Nomencl. Bot. ed. 2, 2: 45 1841.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Hydrocharis cordifolia Nutt. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Hydrocharis spongia Bosc Synonym H WCSP
Limnobium boscii Rich. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Rhizakenia ovata Raf. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-308202, and has not been changed.