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Batis maritima
Batis maritima
turtleweed turtleweed
Batis maritima Bataceae
common names
accepted scientific name
  Batis maritima L.
rules for finding collection records
  Batis maritima (173)
family name
  • Bataceae
Image Author: ©2008 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: No obvious petals
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to America.

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select

Salt Marsh
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Batis maritima   L.   (TSN: 192295, Index: 495)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names