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Genus: Triglochin

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Alismatales > Family: Juncaginaceae

Marsh-inhabiting plants. About 15 species (cosmopolitan), with three species native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Triglochin bulbosa

 

Triglochin milnei

Recorded in Flora of Zimbabwe. According to Flora of Tropical East Africa in Aluka African Plants Data, the distribution of this species includes Zambia, Zimbabwe and Angola to South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal). However, not listed in POSA.

 

Triglochin striata

 

 


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