Najas


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Noun1.Najas - sole genus of the family Naiadaceae
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Naiadaceae, family Najadaceae, naiad family, Naiadaceae, Najadaceae - monotypic family of aquatic plants having narrow leaves and small flowers
naiad, water nymph - submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers; of fresh or brackish water
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This study examined the attributes of Oligochaeta and Chironomidae assemblage structure in association with monospecific stands of two macrophyte species: Egeria najas and Hydrilla verticillata.
The venom of Egyptian cobra (Naja haje) is complex and it has been a good source of short neurotoxins and several cytotoxins.