Ceratophyllum

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Noun1.Ceratophyllum - constituting the family Ceratophyllaceae: hornwortsCeratophyllum - constituting the family Ceratophyllaceae: hornworts
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Ceratophyllaceae, family Ceratophyllaceae - coextensive with the genus Ceratophyllum: hornworts
hornwort - any aquatic plant of the genus Ceratophyllum; forms submerged masses in ponds and slow-flowing streams
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Fellsmere's vegetation is scenic, and includes hydrilla and coontail that become especially thick in summer.
Perhaps because here a diverse mixture of large leaf pondweed (cabbage), elodea, eelgrass, and coontail provide a patchy and diverse landscape with oodles of edges--key for baitfish and many other aquatic animals.
Dissolved natural organic matter (NOM) impacts photosynthetic oxygen production and electron transport in coontail Ceratophyllum demersum.
Between 400 and 500 ringnecks, undoubtedly part of the mass exodus we'd seen earlier, were feeding contently on the coontail and other aquatic plants in the shallow 60-acre lake surrounded by woods, marsh grass and bogs.
The pond site (Martell Forest Pond) contained silt substrate and coontail (Ceratophyllum demersum), and the dominant fish species was green sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus).
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.
The pond will be treated with the herbicide Sonar (fluridone) to curb the growth of the plants fanwort, watermilfoil and coontail.
However, even less winter-active species such as coontail and broadleaf pondweed (commonly called "cabbage") may be similarly affected.
During the two hour presentation, there will also be renditions of war ballads and music followed by a display of rare prints by Coontail Collectibles.
I saw its head sticking out of the coontail moss," he recalled.
coontail Chara stonewort Chenopodiineae goosefoot super-order Chenopodium goosefoot Chenopodium berlandieri Moq.