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Noun1.Brasenia - alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Cabombaceae, subfamily Cabombaceae, water-shield family - in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the genera Cabomba and Brasenia
Brasenia schreberi, water-shield, water-target - aquatic plant with floating oval leaves and purple flowers; in lakes and slow-moving streams; suitable for aquariums
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Brasenia schreberi, Vallisneria americana, Chara braunii, Ricciocarpus natans, Ceratophyllum echinatum, and Zannichellia palustris were the rarest species, occurring at <5% of the survey sites, with the latter four species having been recorded from only a single site.
1986) proposed an early Holocene temperature peak for Tasmania; this is supported by a bioclimatic analysis of the aquatic taxon Brasenia which was growing in Morwell Bog within southern Victoria, well south of its present Australian range, c.
Carpels of Brasenia (Cabombaceae) are completely ascidiate despite a long stigmatic crest.
Gray) Britton Brasenia schreberi Cabombaceae Clark W.
Carpels in Brasenia (Cabombaceae) are completely-ascidiate despite a long stigmatic crest.
Often associated with Brasenia schreberi, Ceratophyllum demersum, Lemna minor, Nymphaea tuberosa, and Pontedaria cordata.