Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Leaves all alternate, long-petiolate; lamina floating, circular, peltate. Flowers with numerous stamens; carpels at least 4.

Possibly the plant’s vernacular name in Guyana.

Source: Entwisle, T.J. (1996). Cabombaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Nymphaeanae
order Nymphaeales
family Cabombaceae
Higher taxa
genus Brasenia
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