family Salviniaceae

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Related to family Salviniaceae: Marsileaceae, Azolla
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Salviniaceae - water ferns
genus Salvinia, Salvinia - type genus of the Salviniaceae: water ferns
Azolla, genus Azolla - a genus of fern sometimes placed in its own family Azollaceae
fern family - families of ferns and fern allies
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Common salvinia, Salvinia minima Baker (Salviniales: Salviniaceae), is a free floating aquatic invasive fern native to South America in the family Salviniaceae, and one of over ten species which occur worldwide in the genus Salvinia (Mitchell 1972).