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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 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 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 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 previewThe Classification of Flowering Plants: Volume 2, Dicotyledons (1925)

by Alfred Barton Rendle

Aldrovanda is a rootless swimming water-plant recalling Utricularia in habit. The germination of those species of Drosera which have been studied shews absence of a primary root, its place being taken by a protocorm-like development of the ...

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 Encyclopaedia Britannica (1889)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes

ALDROVANDA, genus of insectivorous plants, XIII.

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 previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

ALDROVANDA, in Botany, a generic name given in honour of Aldrovandus, to a water plant that is pretty common in Italy and the south of France. It is arranged by the Linnaean botanists under the class and order Pentandria Pentagynia; ...


Superficially somewhat like the bladderwort, in its leaf-structure very like Dioncea , is an aquatic plant, Aldrovanda vesiculosa (ord. Droseracese), at home in south and central Europe, flourishing in ponds and pools where clear water is ...

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 previewThe Portable Encyclopaedia: Or, A Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences (1831)

On the Basis of Dr. Gregory's Comprehending the Latest Improvements in Every Branch of Useful Knowledge by James Mitchell

ALDROVANDA, in botany a genus of the pentandria pentagynia class and order, of which there is only one species, viz. the A. vesiculosa, found in marshes in Italy and India, with bladders like utricularia, but in bunches. ALE-conner, an officer ...

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