Marsilea quadrifolia

Family:Marsileaceae
Species:Marsilea quadrifolia L.
Common Name:European water fern
Habitat:Mostly quite local and rare but populations can be large. Quiet water of ponds, lakes, and stream edges.
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
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Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, OBL (NWI), SE (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank)
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Classification

Division Pteridophyta - Ferns
Class Filicopsida
Sub Class Polypodiidae
Order Salviniales
FamilyMarsileaceae
Genus Marsilea
Species Marsilea quadrifolia L. - European water fern

Citation

Citation Marsilea quadrifolia Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 1099. 1753.
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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Cayuga  NYFA_1990    
Niagara  NYFA_1990    
Orange  NYFA_1990    
Seneca  NYFA_1990    
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Ulster  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.