family Alismataceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Alismataceae - perennial or annual aquatic or marsh plantsfamily Alismataceae - perennial or annual aquatic or marsh plants
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Alismales, Naiadales, order Alismales, order Naiadales - an order of aquatic monocotyledonous herbaceous plants
Alisma, genus Alisma - small genus of aquatic or semiaquatic plants
genus Sagittaria, Sagittaria - genus of aquatic herbs of temperate and tropical regions having sagittate or hastate leaves and white scapose flowers
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Megamelus maculipes was recorded during 1999-2004 on only one species of the family Alismataceae, E.