Haloragaceae R. Br. (The Water-milfoil Family) 1 species from the Haloragaceae family is recorded from the Maltese Islands.
English name(s) :
Whorl-leaf Water-milfoil, Whorled Water-milfoil, Green milfoil
Maltese name(s) :
Maltese name not known
Status for Malta :
Naturalised Alien. Species that was introduced in Malta after year 1492 (Columbus' discovery of the New World)
and spreads and integrates to form established, non-invasive populations.
Species may become become invasive if it widespreads rapidly.
Very Common Common Frequent Scarce Rare Very rare Extinct
Growth form :
Raunkiaer lifeform [info]: HYDROPHYTE ( living only or mostly in water )
Germination [info]: Dicotyledon
Legal Protection :
Not legally protected till the last update of this website (2/Mar/2022)
Red List (1989) :
Not listed in the Red Data Book of the Maltese Islands
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Species Images (8 images)
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-0.
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-1.
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-2.
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-3.
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-4.
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-5.
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-6.
Myriophyllum verticillatum - Image Code: MYIVC-7.
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