Taxon profile


water hyacinth
Eichhornia Kunth

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Commelinales »  family Pontederiaceae

Scientific synonyms

Cabanisia Kotschy ex Schltdl.
Leptosomus Schltdl.
Piaropus Raf.

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Eichhornia azurea (Sw.) Kunth - Anchored Water Hyacinth
species Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms - Water-hyacinth

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species Eichhornia diversifolia (Vahl) Urban - Variableleaf Water Hyacinth
species Eichhornia heterosperma Alexander
species Eichhornia paniculata (Spreng.) Solms - Brazilian Water Hyacinth
species Eichhornia paradoxa (Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f.) Solms

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