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Abstract

The species and distribution of the water vascular plants at the Han river basin in Hanzhong, Shaanxi Province.

Abstract

Results are presented of a survey conducted at the Han river basin in Shaanxi, China to identify the diversity and distribution of water vascular plants. Among the recorded species, Potamogeton crispus, Potamogeton octandrus, Najas minor, Najas marina, Scirpus triangulatus, Myriophyllum spicatum, Limnophila india [Limnophila indica], and Utricularia vulgaris were identified as new to the region. The genera Najas, Myriophyllum, Limnophila, and Utricularia were also identified as new to the region including the families Najadaceae and Haloragidaceae.