genus Salvinia


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Noun1.genus Salvinia - type genus of the Salviniaceae: water fernsgenus Salvinia - type genus of the Salviniaceae: water ferns
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
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Common salvinia, Salvinia minima Baker (Salviniales: Salviniaceae), is a free floating aquatic invasive fern native to South America in the family Salviniaceae, and one of over ten species which occur worldwide in the genus Salvinia (Mitchell 1972).