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White-stem Pondweed - Potamogeton praelongus

Native Species

Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR
C-value: 6


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General Description
Stems terete, little branched, somewhat zigzag. Submersed leaves sessile, clasping, lanceolate, minutely wavy, 6–20 × ca. 1 cm; stipules 2–7 cm long, not sheathing. Floating leaves absent. Spikes 2–4 cm long, continuous. Tepals green, 2–3 mm long. Fruits 4–5 mm long, keeled with an erect beak (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Montana Range Range Descriptions

Native
 


Range Comments
AK to NL south to CA, UT, CO, IN and NY (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 1554

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Habitat

References
  • Literature Cited AboveLegend:   View Online Publication
    • Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.
  • Additional ReferencesLegend:   View Online Publication
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    • Culver, D.R. 1994. Floristic analysis of the Centennial Region, Montana. M.Sc. Thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 199 pp.
    • Garrett, P.A. 1983. Relationships between benthic communities, land use, chemical dynamics, and trophic state in Georgetown Lake. Ph.D. Dissertation. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 136 p.
    • Jeanes, E.D. 1996. Behavioral responses to water current of age-0 Arctic Grayling from the Madison River, and their use of stream habitat. M.Sc. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 60p.
    • Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2022. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants, Second Edition. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 779 p.
    • Peterman, L.G. 1972. The biology and population characteristics of the Arctic grayling in Lake Agnes, Montana. M.Sc. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 29 p.
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