Mayaca fluviatilis Aublet. Phen: (Dec-) May-Nov. Hab: Mucky marshes, streams, swamp forests, shores of natural lakes (rarely in artificial impoundments), in saturated soil or variously submersed. Dist: Se. NC south to c. peninsular FL, west to e. LA; West Indies; Central America to South America.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = RAB, S, Urquiola Cruz (2001); < Mayaca fluviatilis Aubl. – FNA22, GW1, K1, K3, K4, Meso6, WH3, WI, Thieret (1975)