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ENCYCLOQUARIA . SCIENCE
The Art and Science of Aquaria
Aquatic plant Species of the World







Shinnersia
Shinnersia rivularis

"Mexican Oak Leaf". In many ways it's the "Water Sprite" of the Americas. You'd swear it is the same plant but growing as a stem plant.







Syngonanthus

It was introduced first as Tonina sp. "Manaus" (via Japan?), later Cavan Allen informed that it's not a Tonina but a Syngonanthus. According to Christel Kasselmann it's likely S. inundatus, therefore it's written with cf. The only known species of the genus Tonina is T. fluviatilis.