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Related to Eichhornia: Ceratophyllum
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Noun1.Eichhornia - water hyacinthEichhornia - water hyacinth; water orchid  
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Eichhornia crassipes, Eichhornia spesiosa, water hyacinth, water orchid - a tropical floating aquatic plant having spikes of large blue flowers; troublesome in clogging waterways especially in southern United States
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Megamelus scutellaris (Berg) (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) is a classical biological control agent for waterhyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes Mart.
American white waterlily, Nymphaea odorata; common water hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes; water lettuce, Pistia stratiotes) plants.
Heteroblastic development in the water hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes Solms.
We want to help cut down the price of fuel in the market, by using waste material, which is called Eichhornia (Water Hyacinth), which grows plenty in the wastewater and fresh water," said R.
The spread of the African weed, Salvinia auriculata, and the water hyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes, in several areas of the lake hampers the clam fishermen for nearly 2-3 months each year (Laxmilatha and Appukuttan, 2002).
Major weeds occurring in the lagoon yearly in December and January include the common water hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes and Cerotophyllum and Pistia sp.
Delarbre 35 Pteridium aquilinum Polypodiaceae Dhekia shak 36 Eichhornia crassipes Pontederiaceae Kochuripana (Mart.
1998, " Deflu- oridation of drinking water using eichhornia SP ", IJEP, 19(2), 119-124.
Callisneria Americana, Eichhornia crassipes, Haumaniustrum robertii, Helianthusannuus, Larrea tridentate, Lemna minor, Pistia stratiotes and Thlaspi caerulescens.