Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Typhaceae
Typhaceae   (Cat-Tail Family)


Family Synonyms:
» Sparganiaceae (Burr-Reed Family)

Literature: (none)

Family treatment authored by Fred Weinmann; last updated 10/21/2003 by Fred Weinmann
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Sparganium angustifolium Michx.   [FNA22, H&C] 4 narrow-leaved or floating bur-reed
Sparganium emersum Rehmann   [FNA22, H&C] 6 simplestem bur-reed
Sparganium eurycarpum Engelm.   [FNA22, H&C] 5 broadfruited bur-reed
Sparganium fluctuans (Morong) B.L. Rob.   [FNA22, H&C] 1 floating or water bur-reed
Sparganium natans L.   [FNA22] 1 small or arctic bur-reed
Typha angustifolia L.   [FNA22, H&C] 0 narrow-leaf cat-tail
Typha domingensis Persoon   [FNA22] 0 southern cat-tail
Typha ×glauca Godr. pro sp.   [FNA22] 0
Typha latifolia L.   [FNA22, H&C] 0 common cattail, broad-leaf cat-tail

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