Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Inflorescence with male and female flowers in each umbel-like cluster, female flowers many more than male; primary bracts paired, in 2–4 series; styles simple or divided, multicelled. Capsule 3-angled in cross-section, opening from base to apex.

An endemic Australian genus of 3 or 4 species.

Source: Conn, B.J. (1994). Hydatellaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 2, Ferns and Allied Plants, Conifers and Monocotyledons. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Nymphaeanae
order Nymphaeales
family Hydatellaceae
Higher taxa
genus Trithuria
Subordinate taxa