Family Marsileaceae, genus Pilularia;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Pilularia, giving current name, authority, synonyms, published references, geographic distribution and (sometimes) illustrations.
Please note: an asterisk * in the distribution list means that the species is exotic to the country named.

005.00 Class Filicopsida
		Trivial names: Ferns, varens, fougeres, helechos, farnkraut.
		Statistics: 15 orders, 53 families, 310 genera, 9300-10700 species 
		[11501 species and 454 hybrids listed.
016.000 Order Marsileales
		Statistics: 3 families, 5 genera, 78-85 spp. [85 species and 1 hybrid listed]
016.0000 Family Marsileaceae Mirbel; Hist. Nat. Veg. (Lam. & Mirb.) 5: 126 (1802)
		Trivial names: Schlammfarne
		Statistics: 3 genera, 61-66 spp. [66 species and 1 hybrid listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Pilulariaceae Wettst.; Handb. Syst. Bot. 2: 81 (1903)
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

016.0003 Pilularia L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1100 (1753) Statistics: 5 spp. north-temperate, W-, S-SAm, New Zealand, Australia [5 species listed] Revision date: 20.07.2001 Trivial names: Pillenfarn = Calamistrum O. Ktze.; Rev. Gen. Pl. 2: 822 (1891) [nom. superfl. Pilularia americana A. Braun; Monatsber. Königl. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1863: 435 (1864) Trivial names: American Pillwort Pilularia globulifera L.; Sp. Pl. 2: 1100 (1753) Trivial names: Pillenfarn Pilularia minuta Durieu; Bory & Durieu, Expl. Sci. Algerie, Atlas: tab., fig. 1-20 (1838) Trivial names: Kleiner Pillenfarn Pilularia novae-hollandiae A.Br.; Monatsber. Ak. Berl. 1863. 435 (1864) Trivial names: Australian pillwort Pilularia novae-zelandiae Kirk; Tr. New Zeal. Inst. 9. 547 t. 29 (1877) Trivial names: New Zealand Pillwort
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For each species, information on its distribution by country and sometimes by province, region or state within a country; conservation status (where applicable), and all synonyms with publishing source (other latin names by which the species has been known) that we could find, and where applicable whether or not the given name has been verified; are available on the CDROM version of this page.

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