Taxon profile


Bog Arum
Calla palustris L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Alismatales »  family Araceae - aroids »  genus Calla - callalily

Scientific synonyms

Calla brevis (Raf.) Á.Löve & D.Löve
Calla cordifolia Stokes
Calla generalis E.H.L.Krause
Calla ovatifolia Gilib.
Calla palustris f. aroiformis Asch. & Graebn.
Calla palustris f. gracilis Asch. & Graebn.
Calla palustris f. palustris
Calla palustris f. polyspathacea Vict. & J.Rousseau
Callaion bispatha (Raf.) Raf.
Callaion brevis (Raf.) Raf.

Other names

= Water Arum
= Water-dragon

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Calla palustris L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Calla palustris L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Calla palustris L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Calla palustris L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Rintanen, T. (1996): Changes in the flora and vegetation of 113 Finnish lakes during 40 years [], Ann. Bot. Fennici 33: 101–122 [as Calla palustris]

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