Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Alismataceae
Alismataceae   (Water-Plantain Family)

Notes: Taxonomy follows FNA Vol. 22.

Family Synonyms: (none)

Literature: (none)

Family treatment authored by Peter F. Zika; last updated 12/15/2009 by David Giblin
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Alisma gramineum Lej.   [FNA22] 3 grass-leaved water-plantain, narrow-leaf water-plantain
Alisma plantago-aquatica L.   [FNA22] 1 European water-plantain
Alisma triviale Pursh   [FNA22] 1 northern water-plantain
Damasonium californicum Torr.   [FNA22] 1 star water-plantain, fringed water-plantain
Sagittaria cuneata E. Sheld.   [FNA22] 1 arumleaf arrowhead
Sagittaria graminea Michx. ssp. graminea    [FNA22] 4
Sagittaria latifolia Willd.   [FNA22] 3 wapato, common arrowhead, duck potato
Sagittaria platyphylla (Engelm.) J. G. Smith   [FNA22] 1
Sagittaria rigida Pursh   [FNA22] 0 sessile-fruited arrowhead
Sagittaria subulata (L.) Buchenau   [FNA22] 1 awl-leaf arrowhead

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