Lemna


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Related to Lemna: Lemna minor, Spirodela
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Noun1.Lemna - minute aquatic herbs floating on or below the water surface of still water consisting of a leaflike frond or plant body and single rootLemna - minute aquatic herbs floating on or below the water surface of still water consisting of a leaflike frond or plant body and single root
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
duckweed family, family Lemnaceae, Lemnaceae - family of small free-floating thalloid plants
common duckweed, Lemna minor, lesser duckweed - of temperate regions except eastern Asia and Australia
Lemna trisulca, star-duckweed - cosmopolitan in temperate regions except North America
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Common duckweed (Lemna minor) is a rapidly spreading aquatic plant that deprives ponds of oxygen and can lead to the death of fish and beneficial algae in still waters.
Duckweed (Lemna polyrhiza) leaf meal as a source of feedstuff in formulated diets for rohu (Labeo rohita Ham.) fingerlings after fermentation with a fish intestinal bacterium.
medium) was added and then Lemna minor, containing a rosette of 2-3 fronds, was added to each flask (total 20 fronds).
Phytotoxicity was tested against Lemna minor plant, while insecticidal activities were performed against tribolium castaneum and rhyzopertha dominica.
Article 142 of the Law on Elections of Members of the National Assembly (Lemna), says any person who uses any means that cause confusion leading to turbulence, loss of confidence and trust in secret vote faces a fine of up to 20 million riel (around $5,000), Sovannarom said.
Comparison of different physiological parameter responses in Lemna minor and Scenedesmus obliquus exposed to herbicide flumioxazin.
Gecici daldirma sistem biyorektorlerle su mercimegi (Lemna minor L.) bitkisinin in vitro cogaltimi.
Each aquarium was filled with water treated in biofilter and settled by the following organisms: algae culture Desmodesmus quadricauda and Selenastrum capricornutum, duckweed Lemna minor, crustaceans Daphnia magna Straus.
Aquatic plants like Eichhornia crassipes, Azolla filiculoides, Pistia stratiotes, Hydrilla verticillata, Typha domingensis, Salvinia Cucullata, Azolla caroliniana, Azolla pinnata, Lemna minor, Lemna aequinoctialis, Lemna gibba, and Spirodela polyrhiza are suitable aquatic plants for the removal of heavy metals as reported by several researchers [21-27].