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  Stuckenia vaginata (Turcz.) Holub image
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from USDA Plants Website
Family Potamogetonaceae
Stuckenia vaginata (Turcz.) Holub
big-sheath pondweed, sheathed pondweed
Stuckenia: probably for Wilhelm Adolf Stucken (1852-1901) headmaster of the Gottingen Gymnasium and amateur botanist associated with the Bremen herbarium
vaginata: with a sheath
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Status: Threatened
Plant: perennial aquatic; from rhizomes
Leaf:alternate, entire, with prominent midvein; blunt, notched tip; inflated sheaths of stipules

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Flora of North America (off site)
Coleogeton vaginatus (Turcz.) Les & R.R.Haynes
Potamogeton interruptus Kit.
Potamogeton vaginatus Turcz.

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