family Hydrocharitaceae


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Noun1.family Hydrocharitaceae - simple nearly stemless freshwater aquatic plants; widely distributed
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
genus Hydrilla - one species
genus Limnobium, Limnobium - American frogbit
ditchmoss, Elodea, genus Elodea, pondweed - submerged freshwater perennials
Egeria, genus Egeria - small genus of dioecious tropical aquatic plants
genus Vallisneria, Vallisneria - eelgrass; eel grass
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To reconstruct the phylogeny of the cosmopolitan aquatic plant family Hydrocharitaceae, DNA sequences from 17 genera were sampled, including eight genes: 18S from the nucleus; rbcL, matK, trnK5' intron, rpoB, and rpoC1 from chloroplasts; and cob and atp1 from mitochondria.
Wang, "Generic phylogeny, historical biogeography and character evolution of the cosmopolitan aquatic plant family Hydrocharitaceae," BMC Evolutionary Biology, vol.