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Sagittaria sagittifolia

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Sagittaria sagittifolia

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  • 20 November 2019
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  • Invasive Species
  • Threatened Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Sagittaria sagittifolia
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Monocotyledonae
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Sagittaria sagittifolia L.

International Common Names

  • English: arrowhead
  • Spanish: cola de golondrina; flecha de agua comun; saeta de agua comun
  • French: fleche d'eau; sagittaire à feuilles en flèche
  • Portuguese: seta-comum

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Pfeilkraut, Echtes; Pfeilkraut, Spitzes
  • Italy: erba saetta; occhio d'asino; sagittaria comune
  • Netherlands: pijlkruid, gewoon
  • Sweden: pilblad, vanlig

EPPO code

  • SAGSA (Sagittaria sagittifolia)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Monocotyledonae
  •                     Order: Alismatales
  •                         Family: Alismataceae
  •                             Genus: Sagittaria
  •                                 Species: Sagittaria sagittifolia

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 21 Dec 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

NigeriaPresent

Asia

BangladeshPresent
ChinaPresent
-BeijingPresent
-GuangdongPresent
-GuangxiPresent
-GuizhouPresent
-HubeiPresent
-HunanPresent
-Inner MongoliaPresent
-JiangsuPresent
-JilinPresent
-YunnanPresent
-ZhejiangPresent
GeorgiaPresent
IndiaPresent, Localized
-Andhra PradeshPresent
-AssamPresent
-BiharPresent
-GujaratPresent
-Jammu and KashmirPresent
-JharkhandPresent
-MaharashtraPresent
-ManipurPresent
-Uttar PradeshPresent
-West BengalPresent
IndonesiaPresent, Localized
IranPresent
IraqPresent
JapanPresent, Localized
MacauPresent
MalaysiaPresent, Localized
NepalPresent, Localized
North KoreaPresent, Localized
PakistanPresent, Localized
South KoreaPresent, Localized
ThailandPresent, Localized
TurkeyPresent
UzbekistanPresent
VietnamPresent, Localized

Europe

AustriaPresent
BelarusPresent
BelgiumPresent
BulgariaPresent
CroatiaPresent
CzechiaPresent
CzechoslovakiaPresent
DenmarkPresent
EstoniaPresent
FinlandPresent
GreecePresent, Localized
HungaryPresent
IrelandPresent
ItalyPresent
LatviaPresent
LithuaniaPresent
MoldovaPresent
MontenegroPresent
NetherlandsPresent, Localized
NorwayPresent, Localized
PolandPresent, Localized
RussiaPresent
SerbiaPresent
SlovakiaPresent
SloveniaPresent
SwedenPresent
SwitzerlandPresent
UkrainePresent
United KingdomPresent
-EnglandPresent
-Northern IrelandPresent
-ScotlandPresent

North America

MexicoPresent, Localized
United StatesPresent
-HawaiiPresent

Oceania

AustraliaPresent
-New South WalesPresent

References

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EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Distribution References

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