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|Family: Pontederiaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Heteranthera||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Heteranthera limosa (Sw.) Willd.
Habit: Annual, generally emergent or on wet ground (submersed as seedlings). Leaf: blade > 4 cm; petiole > 15 cm. Flower: appearing +- terminal; perianth tube > 1.5 cm; stamens 3, of 2 sizes, shapes, anthers not coiled.
Ecology: Uncommon. Rice fields; Elevation: < 100 m. Bioregional Distribution: ScV; Distribution Outside California: native to central and eastern United States, tropical America. Flowering Time: Jul--Sep
eFlora Treatment Author: Charles N. Horn & Elizabeth McClintock
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Heteranthera dubia
Next taxon: Monochoria
Citation for this treatment: Charles N. Horn & Elizabeth McClintock 2016. Heteranthera limosa, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=28061, accessed on July 28, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 28, 2016.