Wolffiella lingulata

(Hegelmaier) Hegelmaier

Botanische Jahrbucher fur Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 21: 303. 1895

Basionyms: Wolffia lingulata Hegelmaier Lemnac., 132. 1868
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 22. Treatment on page 151.
Fronds 1 or 2–4 coherent in small groups, wide tongue-shaped or ovate, 3–9 mm, 1.5–4 times as long as wide, rounded at tip; tract of elongated cells running between median line and edge of lower wall of pouch; area of air spaces within frond rarely longer than wide; angle of pouch 70°–120°°; flowering fronds narrower than most vegetative ones. Fruits 0.41–0.44 mm. 2n = 40, 42.

Phenology: Flowering (very rare) throughout year.
Habitat: Mesotrophic, quiet waters in subtropical to tropical regions with mild winters
Elevation: 0–200 m

Distribution

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Calif., Fla., La., Tex., Mexico, West Indies, Central America, South America.

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

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Facts about "Wolffiella lingulata"
AuthorElias Landolt +
Authority(Hegelmaier) Hegelmaier +
BasionymsWolffia lingulata +
DistributionCalif. +, Fla. +, La. +, Tex. +, Mexico +, West Indies +, Central America + and South America. +
Elevation0–200 m +
HabitatMesotrophic, quiet waters in subtropical to tropical regions with mild winters +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorJohn Myers +
PhenologyFlowering (very rare) throughout year. +
Publication titleBotanische Jahrbucher fur Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie +
Publication year1895 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V22/V22 529.xml +
Taxon familyLemnaceae +
Taxon nameWolffiella lingulata +
Taxon parentWolffiella +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 22 +