Pistia stratiotes L.

 
  • Family : ARACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Araceae
  • Species : Pistia stratiotes
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pistia stratiotes L.
  • Vernacular name : Jalakumbhee (San.)
  • Collection Nos : CJS 11083, CJS 13429
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Common in tanks and ponds. Spathes white, sometimes yellow.
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore, Dakshina Kannada, Davanagere, Gulbarga, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysore, Shimoga, Tumkur, Uttara Kannada, Udupi
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; Seetharam et al., 2000 - Gulbarga; Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 - Coorg; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Manjunath et al., 2003 - Davanagere

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