Potamogeton bicupulatus Fernald
Family: Potamogetonaceae
snail-seed pondweed
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Etymology: Potamogeton: from Greek potamos, "a river," and geiton, "a neighbor," because of the habitat
Plants: perennial, submersed aquatic; stems freely branching; slender rhizomes
Leaves: alternate, entire, linear, 1 prominent midvein, 2 faint side veins; elliptical floating leaves long; submersed - fine, 0.2mm wide
Flowers: green-brown, small; inflorescence spike
Fruits: dry seed with a flat, round, tiny beak, fruit spikes globular from submersed leaf axils; cylindrical from floating leaves
Habitat: water < 7'; in soft sediment soil
Conservation Status: Special Concern
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Jason J. Husveth  
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Paul Skawinski  
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Jason J. Husveth  
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Paul Skawinski  
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Paul Skawinski  
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
Potamogeton bicupulatus image
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