Definition of Family Hydrocharitaceae
1. Noun. Simple nearly stemless freshwater aquatic plants; widely distributed.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Family, Monocot Family
Group relationships: Alismales, Naiadales, Order Alismales, Order Naiadales
Member holonyms: Genus Hydrocharis, Hydrocharis, Genus Hydrilla, Genus Limnobium, Limnobium, Ditchmoss, Elodea, Genus Elodea, Pondweed, Egeria, Genus Egeria, Genus Vallisneria, Vallisneria
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Hydrocharitaceae
Literary usage of Family Hydrocharitaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Text-book of Botany by Eduard Strasburger (1898)
"family Hydrocharitaceae. —Flowers EPIGYNOUS, usually UNISEXUAL; perianth consisting of both CALYX and COROLLA, or the latter may be suppressed ; stamens ..."