Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10293 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AzollaceaeSalviniaceae  
Species Azolla mexicana Schltdl. & Cham. ex C. Presl
Common name   Mexican mosquitofern
Collector(s)
W. Cottam   3919  
Coll. Date 07 May 1929 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality Geneva, near Utah Lake.
     Elev.: 4500 ft. (1372 m.)
Habitat Notes Ditches. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Azolla mexicana Schlecht. & Cham. ex K. Presl

Common Name(s): Mexican azolla, Mexican mosquitofern.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18009, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Pteridophyta
                    Class: Filicopsida
                        Order: Hydropteridales
                            Family: Azollaceae
                                Genus: Azolla
                                    Species: Azolla mexicana
                                                                                    

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10293s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05255s2.jpg 
05255
specimen image: 07836s2.jpg 
07836
specimen image: 13404s1.jpg 
13404

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Azolla mexicana  Schltdl. & Cham. ex C. Presl

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Azolla+mexicana

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