Echinodorus longipetalus Micheli
  • Monogr. Phan.
  • Golfe

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Echinodorus longipetalus Micheli. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 23 Oct 2020'

General Information

Plants about 1 m. tall. Leaves ovate, deeply cordate, obtuse at the apex, 1-4 dm. long; petioles elongate. Flowering scape simple or branched sparingly at the base, bearing numerous rather distant whorls of flowers; pedicels 1.0-2.5 cm. long, reflexed in fruit; sepals ovate-reniform, 0.5 cm. long, accrescent and enveloping the fruit-head; petals 0.55-0.6 cm. long.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 3
    • ]. 


    Panama to Brazil and Paraguay, in swamps and wet fields.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora de Panama
    • Source: [
    • 3
    • ]. 

    Distribution Map

    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Southern America Brazil Tocantins
    • Paraní
    • Santa Catarina
    • Minas Gerais
    • São Paulo
    • Brazilia Distrito Federal
    • Goiás
    • Mato Grosso
    • Mato Grosso do Sul

    Other Local Names



     Information From

    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    MBG Floras Images
    Flora images. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2018.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora de Panama
    Robert E. Woodson, Jr. and Robert W. Schery Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Vol. 67, No. 4 (1980), pp. ii-xxxiii
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020
    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
    • D Group Brazil Flora, REFLORA Program
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).