Definition of Genus Zannichellia
1. Noun. Horned pondweed: completely submerged herbs; in some classifications included in Potamogetonaceae.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Zannichelliaceae, Zannichelliaceae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Zannichellia
Literary usage of Genus Zannichellia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 4th Series by California academy of sciences (1897)
"The carpel itself remains membranaceous and forms simply a thin investment ¡for the seed. B.—Zannichellia. The genus Zannichellia contains but ..."
2. The Analyst: A Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature, Natural History by William Holl, Neville Wood, Edward Mammatt (1839)
"WHEN Micheli established his genus Zannichellia, he made known two species of it which were found in the environs of Florence, and gave of each an excellent ..."
3. Contributions to Biology by Hopkins Marine Station (1897)
"The genus Zannichellia contains but one species, Z. palustris, a plant of almost world-wide distribution and not uncommon in California. ..."