Salvinia molesta D.S.Mitch. Salvinia
Brit.Fern.Gaz. 10:251-252 (1973)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 29 October 1997

Rhizomatous, herb or (fern), 0.05-0.2 m high, floating aquatic; leaves in whorls of 3: 2 floating leaves and 1 submerged root-like water-leaf. Still or slow-flowing fresh water ponds and streams.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Victoria Bonaparte, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Warren.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Canning, Denmark, Harvey, Kalamunda, Mandurah, Murray, Northampton, Swan, Wandering, Wyndham-East Kimberley.