Marsilea angustifolia R.Br. Narrow-leaf Nardoo
Prodr. 167 (1810)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 27 October 1997

Rhizomatous, perennial, herb or (fern), 0.03-0.2 m high, aquatic or amphibious; leaflets 4, narrow, 7-20 mm long; sporocarp with single truncate basal tooth. Fl. May or Aug. Silty clay loam. In swamps or in mud or sand of drying pools.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Central Kimberley, Gascoyne, Northern Kimberley, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Berkeley, Carnegie, Chichester, Mitchell, Pentecost, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Derby-West Kimberley, Mingenew, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley.