Echinodorus

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Contains 4 accepted taxa overall.

Family:ALISMATACEAE
Common Name:BURRHEAD
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ALISMATALES
FamilyALISMATACEAE
Genus Echinodorus

Citation

Citation ECHINODORUS Richard ex Engelmann, in A. Gray, Manual 460. 1848.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Echinodorus rostratus (Nuttall) Engelmann ex A. Gray (Alisma rostrata Nuttall) Lectotypified by Small, in Britton, N. Amer. Fl. 17(1): 46. 1909.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Echinodorus berteroi UPRIGHT BURRHEAD
Echinodorus cordifolius CREEPING BURRHEAD
Echinodorus grandiflorus FLORIDA BURRHEAD
Echinodorus tenellus DWARF BURRHEAD; MUDBABIES

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Helianthium Helianthium (Engelmann ex Hooker f.) J. G. Smith, in Britton, Man. Fl. N. States, ed. 2. 54. 1905.BASIONYM: Alisma Linnaeus, sect. Helianthium Engelmann ex Hooker f., in Bentham & Hooker f., Gen. Pl. 3: 1005. 1883.TYPE: Helianthium tenellum (Martius ex Schultes & Schultes f. ) Britton ex J. G. Smith 1905. (Alisma tenella Martius ex Schultes & Schultes f. 1830.)