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
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Hydrocharitaceae
Literary usage of Family Hydrocharitaceae
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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 ..."