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Key to Stuckenia

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(For a list of species in Stuckenia, use the above link.)

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1. Leaf tip notched, blunt, rounded, rarely with abrupt, short point; stipule sheaths on proximal stems often inflated, others not; fruit beak inconspicuous ..... S. filiformis subsp. alpina

1' Leaf tip acute or with abrupt, short to long point, rarely rounded; stipule sheaths not inflated; fruit beak conspicuous

2. Leaves 0.2–1 mm wide, tip acute or with abrupt, short to medium-long point; inflorescence axillary or terminal; fruit 2.5–5 mm ..... S. pectinata

2' Leaves (0.4)1.5–5(8.5) mm wide, tip with abrupt, medium-long to long point, rarely rounded; inflorescence axillary, rarely terminal; fruit 3–3.9 mm ..... S. striata

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