Cabomba Aubl.
  • Hist. Pl. Guiane 1: 321 (1775) 
  • kabombor


Notes: Distribution: Trop. & Subtrop. America

Distribution Map

 
  • Native distribution
  • Introduced distribution
Found in
  • Northern America Mexico Mexico Gulf
  • Mexico Northeast
  • Mexico Southeast
  • Mexico Southwest
  • North-Central U.S.A. Illinois
  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • Oklahoma
  • Northeastern U.S.A. Connecticut
  • Indiana
  • Masachusettes
  • Michigan
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode I.
  • Northwestern U.S.A. Oregon
  • Washington
  • South-Central U.S.A. Texas
  • Southeastern U.S.A. Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Mississippi
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • Southern America Brazil Brazil North
  • Brazil Northeast
  • Brazil South
  • Brazil Southeast
  • Brazil West-Central
  • Caribbean Cuba
  • Dominican Republic
  • Jamaica
  • Puerto Rico
  • Trinidad-Tobago
  • Central America Belize
  • Costa Rica
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Nicaragua
  • Panamá
  • Northern South America French Guiana
  • Guyana
  • Suriname
  • Venezuela
  • Southern South America Argentina Northeast
  • Argentina South
  • Paraguay
  • Uruguay
  • Western South America Bolivia
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Peru
Introduced into
  • Asia-Temperate China China Southeast
  • Eastern Asia Japan
  • Asia-Tropical Indian Subcontinent India
  • Malesia Malaya
  • Europe Middle Europe Austria
  • Netherlands

Common Names

NameLanguage
kabomborSwedish
kabomborSwedish
Water-shieldsEnglish

  Bibliography

  • 1 Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 2 Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. Continental Publishing, Deurne.

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Common Names from the OpenUp! Common Names Service
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WCS higher taxonomy
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families.e-monocot.org
World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
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WCSP 2014. 'World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/ Retrieved 2011 onwards
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