Plants of USA and Canada

Elodea nuttallii (Planch.) H. St. John



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Elodea nuttallii (Planch.) H. St. John
Nomencl. ref.: in Rhodora 22: 29. 1920

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: western waterweed
en English name: western waterweed
Italian name: Peste d'acqua comune

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial
 

Synonyms:
= Anacharis nuttallii Planch.
= Anacharis occidentalis (Pursh) Victorin
= Elodea columbiana H. St. John
= Elodea minor (Engelm. ex Caspary) Farw.
= Elodea occidentalis (Pursh) H. St. John
= Philotria angustifolia (Muhl.) Britton ex Rydb.
= Philotria minor (Engelm. ex Caspary) Small
= Philotria nuttallii (Planch.) Rydb.
= Philotria occidentalis (Pursh) House
= Udora verticillata (L. f.) Spreng. var. minor Engelm. ex Caspary


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Elodea nuttallii
Elodea nuttallii
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 1: 106.

Elodea nuttallii
Elodea nuttallii
Credit: Photo by Pierfranco Arrigoni - Valmadrera (LC)

Elodea nuttallii
Elodea nuttallii
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 1: 105.

Elodea nuttallii
Elodea nuttallii
Credit: Photo by Pierfranco Arrigoni - Valmadrera (LC)

Elodea nuttallii
Elodea nuttallii
Credit: Photo by Pierfranco Arrigoni - Valmadrera (LC)

Elodea nuttallii
Elodea nuttallii
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 1: 105.

Elodea nuttallii
Elodea nuttallii
Credit: Photo by Pierfranco Arrigoni - Valmadrera (LC)


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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SD, TN, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY), CAN (BC, MB, NB, ON, QC)

Distributional map for Elodea nuttallii (Planch.) H. St. John
Map for Elodea nuttallii (Planch.) H. St. John
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Alismatidae
Order: Hydrocharitales
Family: Hydrocharitaceae


Genus: Elodea


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