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Vernal Water Starwort - Callitriche palustris


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR

Agency Status
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MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 6

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General Description
Plants mainly submerged. Stems 3–30 cm. Leaves joined together around the stem; submerged leaves linear, 5–25 mm long; floating leaves oblong, to 4 mm wide. Flowers usually 1 male and 1 female per bracteate axil. Fruit elliptic, ca. 1 mm wide, >1 mm long; narrowly winged above (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
Circumboreal through much of N. America (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 1

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Vernal Water Starwort — Callitriche palustris.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from