Persicaria amphibia (L.) Delarbre
(amphibious bistort)

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Plants - in situ in lake (Click to view)
Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesPersicaria amphibia (amphibious bistort)
GenusPersicaria (knotweeds)
FamilyPOLYGONACEAE (docks and knotgrasses)
OrderCARYOPHYLLALES (pinks, goosefoots and docks)
SubclassEU-DICOTS (dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ClassMAGNOLIOPSIDA (flowering plants)
PhylumTRACHEOPHYTA (vascular plants)
KingdomPLANTAE (plants)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Persicaria amphibia (Amphibious Bistort) :
1: Persicaria amphibia (Amphibious Bistort)
30 Jul 1971 OSGR: SX84 50° 20' N, 3° 40' W Vice County: South Devon (VC 3) England
floating on water
specimen with a few branches
Image 1: In situImage 2: Inflorecences - enlarged

Persicaria amphibia (Amphibious Bistort) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 13 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Persicaria amphibia (Amphibious Bistort)
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