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Definition of the noun aldrovanda

What does aldrovanda mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. one species: waterwheel plant

Phrases with Aldrovanda

  1. aldrovanda vesiculosa
  2. genus aldrovanda

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Google previewThe Dynamic Theory of Life and Mind (1893)

An Attempt to Show that All Organic Beings are Both Constructed and Operated by the Dynamic Agencies of Their Respective Environments by James Bradun Alexander

The Aldrovanda is a water plant ...

Google previewObjective Botany

Aldrovanda is an aquatic insectivorous plant. ✓ MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS 6. Facultative parasites are infact saprophytes. 8. Obligate parasite are true parasites. 10. Facultative saprophytes are infact parasites. 32. The leaf picthers of ...

Google previewBook of Nature and Outdoor Life ... (1912)

It is called Aldrovanda, and is a native of Europe, India, and Australia. Its leaves are never spread out flat, but are open about as far as an oyster-shell is held when the oyster is alive. There is a quaint plant, and a very pretty one, quite common ...

Google previewCarnivorous Plants of Australia (1999)

by Allen Lowrie

Aldrovanda is a free-floating aquatic that is submerged just below the water surface. It is moved about by wind and water currents. The plant produces no roots after the development of a single short fleshy root during germination. This root.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Aldrovanda,. Dionaea,. and. Drosera. Drosera (sundew) has 152 species distributed in tropical and temperate regions throughout the world (Fig. 18). Many species are confined to freshwater bogs, but some species occupy drier soils.

Google previewThe Gardener and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ... by Philip Miller

ALDROVANDA. (Named by Monti after Ulysses Aldrovandus, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

ALDROVANDA, s: [named after Aldrovandus, a great traveller and colle&tor.] In botany, a genus of the pentandria pentagynia class. The generic characters are —Calyx : perianthium five-parted, erect, equal, permanent. Corolla : petals five ...

Google previewThe world-wide encyclopedia and gazetteer (1908)

by William Harrison De Puy

It includes six genera — Byblis, Roridula, Drosera, Droso- phyltum, Aldrovanda, and ...

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

Rev. and Amended A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature, to which is Added Biographies of Living Subjects. 96 Colored Maps and Numerous Illustrations

Thus Dmophyllum occurs only in Portugal and Morocco, Byblis'vx tropical Australia, and, although Aldrovanda is found in Queensland, in Bengal and in Europe, a wide distribution explained by its aquatic habit, Dionu a is restricted to a few ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Genera: Aldrovanda, Dionaea, Drosera, Drosophyllum. Drosophyllaceae Chrtek, Slavikova et Studicka = Droseraceae Salisb.

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1833)

by George Crabb

The only species is the Aldrovanda vesiculosa, seu Lenticula palustris, &c. native of Italy. Pluk.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

Aldrovanda, Averrhoa, Drosera, Fagonia, Germanium, Guaiacum, Linum, Oxalis, Quassia, Tribulus, and Zygophyllum. (294.) 15. IN UNDATA, 8 genera; viz. Ceratophyllum, Elatine, Hippuris, Myriophyllum, Potamogeton, Proserpinacea, Ruppia ...

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