Definition of Hydrocharis
1. Noun. Frogbit.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Hydrocharidaceae, Family Hydrocharitaceae, Frog's-bit Family, Frogbit Family, Hydrocharidaceae, Hydrocharitaceae
Member holonyms: Frog's-bit, Frogbit, Hydrocharis Morsus-ranae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hydrocharis
Literary usage of Hydrocharis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Goebel, Isaac Bayley Balfour (1905)
"The roots of Lemna minor and L. trisulca, Azolla filiculoides and hydrocharis Morsus-ranae, all swimming ... hydrocharis, probably also the allied ..."
2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"In hydrocharis (fig. i), which is dioecious, the flowers are borne above the ... hydrocharis floats on the surface of still water, and has rosettes of ..."
3. Bibliographical Index to North American Botany: Or, Citations of Authorities by Sereno Watson (1878)
"Torr. &. Gray, FI. 1. 16. Brew. & Wats. Bot. Calif. 1. 5. R. hydrocharis ... Besides these, the following American forms are given by Hiern : R. hydrocharis ..."