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Contains 8 accepted taxa overall.

Family: Hydrocharitaceae
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Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Liliopsida
Sub Class Alismatidae
Order Alismatales
Genus Najas


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Scientific NameCommon NameStatus
Najas canadensis cryptic water nymph, cryptic naiadNative, SNR (State Rank), CoC: 7
Najas flexilis common water nymph, common naiadNative, Persisting, S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 3
Najas gracillima slender water nymph, slender naiadNative, Persisting, S4 (State Rank), G5? (Global Rank), CoC: 10
Najas guadalupensis Guadalupe water nymph, Guadalupe naiadNative, Persisting, S5 (State Rank), G5T5 (Global Rank), CoC: 5
Najas marina spiny water nymph, spiny naiadNative, Persisting, S1 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 6
Najas minor eutrophic water nymph, eutrophic naiadNot Native, Persisting, SNA (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
Najas muenscheri Muenscher’s water nymph, Muenscher’s naiadNative, Persisting, S2 (State Rank), G5T1 (Global Rank), CoC: 9
Najas olivacea olive-green water nymph, olive-green naiadNative, Persisting, S1 (State Rank), G5T4? (Global Rank), CoC: 7