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Species Name:    Sagittaria lancifolia
Common Name:     

(Bulltongue Arrowhead)

 


I. TAXONOMY

Kingdom Phylum/Division: Class: Order: Family: Genus:
Plantae Magnoliophyta Liliopsida Alismatales Alismataceae Sagittaria



Bulltongue arrowhead, Sagittaria 
lancifolia
, a common plant in damp scrub, and hammock areas. It is commonly seen along roadsides as well. Photo courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.


Flower stalk of Sagittaria lancifolia. Photo courtesy of K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station.


Species Name:
Sagittaria lancifolia L.

Common Name:
Bulltongue arrowhead, bulltongue, scythefruit arrowhead

Other Taxonomic Groupings:
Subkingdom : Tracheobionta
Subclass : Alismatidae

Synonymy:
None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 


 

Report by: K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station
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