Trapa maximowiczii Korsh.

 
  • Family : TRAPACEAE
    (Water-Chestnut Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : SINGHARA FAMILY (सिंघाड़ा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lythraceae
  • Synonym(s) : Trapa maximowiczii Korsh.; Trapa maximowiczii var. brevispina Flerow; Trapa maximowiczii var. tenuis Flerow; Trapa natans var. pumila Nakano ex Verdc.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Trapa natans var. quadricaudata (Glück) B.Y.Ding & X.F.Jin
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Forests or ditches
  • Key identification features : Floating acquatic herbs; Leaves rhomboid, long petioled, floating, pinnati- sect, villous beneath, submerged; Flowers solitary, axillary, white; Fruits large, woody or bony, nut with large seed.
  • Flower, Fruit : December- April
  • Distribution :
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng
  • World Distribution : Cambodia, Cameroon, China, Japan, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Primorye, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 536
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Trapa maximowiczii. Downloaded on 24 June 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

Creative Commons License
India Flora Online by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.