Najas marina L.

 
  • Family : NAJADACEAE
    (NAIADE or WATER-NYMPH FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Hydrocharitaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Najas marina L.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Aquatic
  • Comments / notes : Aquatic and brackish water; free floating
  • Key identification features : Compared to other Najas species, Najas marina is a stouter plant with internodes
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Jalgaon district
    • Odisha : Common
  • World Distribution : Cosmopolitan
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1996- Flora of Orissa Vol. 4; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. ; B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Najas marina. Downloaded on 13 December 2019.

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