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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 appeared particularly valuable to sustaining beaver in smaller lakes.
Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of quercetin 7-O-beta-D-glucopyranoside from the leaves of Brasenia schreberi.
Monitoring populations of Galerucella birmanica (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) on Brasenia schreberi and Trapa natans (Lythraceae): implications for biological control.
Tal es el caso de Brasenia schreberi, que se registra ampliamente en America, Asia, el occidente de Europa y Australia (Lot et al., 2002), pero en Mexico solamente se le ha encontrado en seis estados (Chiapas, Chihuahua, Jalisco, Michoacan, San Luis Potosi y Tabasco); otros ejemplos son Bolboschoenus robustus y Spartina alterniflora que se conocen de casi todo el Continente Americano, pero en la Republica Mexicana solamente han sido observadas en pocas entidades del Golfo de Mexico (Gonzalez et al., 2007; Mora-Olivo y Valdes-Reyna, 2011).
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.
Water shield Brasenia schreberi Floating hearts Nymphoides spp.
Monopoly Marsh has clear water (i.e., secchi disc transparency [greater than or equal to] 35 cm) and is dominated by American Lotus (Nelumbo lutea), watershield (Brasenia schreberi), coontail (Ceratophyllum demersum), bald cypress (Taxodium distichum), yellow and white lily (Nymphea spp.), spatterdock (Nuphar spp.), and milfoils (Myriophyllum spp.) and has a mean depth of 1.5 m with a 2.5 m maximum depth at full pool.
Carpels of Brasenia (Cabombaceae) are completely ascidiate despite a long stigmatic crest.
Gray) Britton Brasenia schreberi Cabombaceae Clark W.E.
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.