Hydrocharitaceae Juss.
Hydrilla Rich. , legitimate, scientific
Richard, L.C.M. (1814), Memoires de la Classe des Sciences Mathematiques et Physiques de l'Institut National de France 12: 61, 69, t. 2 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Hydrilla ovalifolia Rich.
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1859), Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 1(4): 94 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 115 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (13 May 1889), Systematic Census of Australian Plants Suppl. 4: 4 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Elodea Michx. legitimate
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 518 [secondary reference]
Black, J.M. (1922), Cyatheaceae - Orchidaceae. Flora of South Australia 1: 50 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "A diminutive of Hydra, the water serpent slain by Hercules."
Black, J.M. (1943), Flora of South Australia Edn. 2, 1: 53 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "A diminutive of Hydra, the water serpent slain by Hercules"
Hartog, C. den (December 1957), Hydrocharitaceae. Flora Malesiana Series I 5(4): 385-387 [secondary reference]
Thompson, J. (1961), Hydrocharitaceae. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium, Flora Series 18: 84-85 [secondary reference]
Beadle, N.C.W., Evans, O.D. & Carolin, R.C. (1962), Handbook of the Vascular Plants of the Sydney District and Blue Mountains: 425 [secondary reference]
Aston, H.I. (1973), Aquatic Plants of Australia: 225-227 [secondary reference]
Cronquist, A.J. (1981), An Integrated System of Classification of Flowering Plants: 1053 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 20 [secondary reference]
Cook, C.D.K. & Luond, R. (1982), A revision of the genus Hydrilla (Hydrocharitaceae). Aquatic Botany 13: 485 [secondary reference]
Rye, B.L. in Marchant, N.G., Wheeler, J.R., Rye, B.L., Bennett, E.M., Lander, N.S. & Macfarlane, T.D. (1987), Hydrocharitaceae. Flora of the Perth Region 2: 717 [secondary reference]
Stanley, T.D. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989), Hydrocharitaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 3: 7 [secondary reference]
Rye, B.L. in Wheeler, J.R. (ed.) (1992), Hydrocharitaceae. Flora of the Kimberley Region: 967 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1993), Hydrocharitaceae. Flora of New South Wales 4: 16 [secondary reference]
Conn, B.J. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1994), Flora of Victoria Edn. 1, 2: 132 [secondary reference]
Cook, C.D.K. in Kubitzki, K. (ed.) (1998), Hydrocharitaceae. The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 4: 245, Fig. 60G-I [secondary reference]
Cowie, I.D. in Cowie, I.D., Short, P.S. & Osterkamp Madsen, M. (2000), Hydrocharitaceae. Floodplain Flora. A flora of the coastal floodplains of the Northern Territory, Australia: 196 [secondary reference]
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2008), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
  • APC Dist.: WA, NT, SA, Qld, NSW, Vic
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 420 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & McColl, K.A. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2011), Hydrocharitaceae. Flora of Australia 39: 21 [secondary reference]