Taxon profile


Limnobium Rich.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Alismatales »  family Hydrocharitaceae

Scientific synonyms

Hydrocharella Spruce ex Benth. & Hook.f.
Hydromystria G. Mey.
Jalambicea (Cerv.) Cerv.
Rhizakenia Raf.
Trianea H. Karst.

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Limnobium laevigatum (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Heine - West Indian Spongeplant

Limnobium laevigatum

species Limnobium spongia (Bosc) L.C. Rich. ex Steud. - American Spongeplant

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1280428]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Limnobium L.C. Richard, 1814]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Limnobium Rich.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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