Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Phrynium ovatum (L.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Exch. Club Soc. Brit. Isles 3: 422 (1913 publ. 1914), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Phrynium pubinerve Blume, Enum. Pl. Javae: 38 (1827).
Family: Marantaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Pontederia ovata L., Sp. Pl.: 288 (1753).

Phrynium capitatum Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 1: 17 (1797), nom. illeg.

Phyllodes capitata Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 694 (1891).

Narukila ovata (L.) Farw., Pap. Michigan Acad. Sci. 3: 91 (1923 publ. 1924).

Phrynium rheedei Suresh & Nicolson, Taxon 35: 355 (1986).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts