Hydrocharis morsus-ranae

Family:Hydrocharitaceae
Species:Hydrocharis morsus-ranae L.
Common Name:common frogbit, European frog-bit
Habitat:Marshes, edges of ponds, shrub swamps, and wet thickets. Sometimes forming dense extensive patches. Spreading and becoming more widespread. Does quite well in calcareous regions.
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, OBL (NWI), SE (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
References:**

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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Liliopsida
Sub Class Alismatidae
Order Hydrocharitales
FamilyHydrocharitaceae
Genus Hydrocharis
Species Hydrocharis morsus-ranae L. - common frogbit, European frog-bit

Citation

Citation Hydrocharis morsus-ranae Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 1036. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: **

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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Cayuga1989 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  4/27/2007 - Connie Tedesco
Clinton1993 NYS    
Herkimer2010 SUCO
9593
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  6/28/2013 - Connie Tedesco
Herkimer2010 NYS
9593
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  6/28/2013 - Connie Tedesco
Jefferson1979 NYS    
Jefferson  NYFA_1990    
Oswego2000 RCFS
accession # 12946
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego2007 RCFS
accession # 13230
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Saratoga  NYFA_1990    
St. Lawrence1996 NYS    
St. Lawrence1982 NYS    
St. Lawrence1981 NYS    
St. Lawrence1974 NYS    
St. Lawrence1977 NYS    
Wayne1992 NYS    
Wayne1995 NYS    
Wayne1989 RCFS
accession # 10081
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Wayne1989 RCFS
accession # 10082
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Wayne1992 RCFS
accession # 13249
Herbarium Name Used: Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Wayne1993 NYS    

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.