Definition of Najadaceae
1. Noun. Monotypic family of aquatic plants having narrow leaves and small flowers.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Family, Monocot Family
Group relationships: Alismales, Naiadales, Order Alismales, Order Naiadales
Member holonyms: Genus Naias, Genus Najas, Naias, Najas
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Najadaceae
Literary usage of Najadaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annual Report by Vermont Agricultural Experiment Station (1915)
"Marshy borders of ponds; occasional. S. simplex Huds. Marshy borders of ponds and streams; frequent. Najadaceae. PONDWEED FAMILY NAJAS. ..."
2. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences by California Academy of Sciences (1912)
"Najadaceae Najas LN marina L., var. latifolia A. Br. ex Schum. in Mart. Fl. Bras. III. pt. 3, 725 (1894); Rob. (1), 116.—ALBEMARLE ISL. ..."
3. The Philippine Journal of Science by Institute of Science and Technology (Philippines) (1907)
"Rendle, AB Najadaceae. (Das Pflanzenreich 7 (1901) pp. 1-21.) A single genus, Nafas Linn., is recognized, containing :)2 species and many varieties, ..."
4. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1908)
"[The sign + indicates that an herbarium specimen has been seen; the sign — that a reliable printed record has been found.] Najadaceae. Najas flexilis (Willd ..."