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Last updated 4/6/2009 by David Giblin.
Potamogeton foliosus Raf.[FNA22, HC, HC2]

Publication: Medical Repository. hexade 2, 5:354. 1808.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA22: "Potamogeton foliosus subsp. foliosus is probably the most common linear-leaved species of the family in North America, and it is probably the easiest to determine. Any linear-leaved Potamogeton specimen with fruits having an undulating winglike abaxial keel most likely is this taxon."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Potamogeton curtissii Morong
Potamogeton foliosus Raf. ssp. foliosus[FNA22]
Potamogeton foliosus Raf. var. foliosus[HC, JPM]
Potamogeton foliosus Raf. var. macellus Fernald[HC]