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Definition of the noun azolla

What does azolla mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a genus of fern sometimes placed in its own family Azollaceae

Phrases with Azolla

Phrases starting with the word Azolla:

  1. Azolla densa
  2. Azolla Rubra
  3. Azolla pinnata
  4. Azolla Africana
  5. Azolla cristata
  6. Azolla Japonica
  7. Azolla mexicana
  8. Azolla Squamosa
  9. Azolla arbuscula
  10. Azolla Guineensis
  11. Azolla bonariensis
  12. azolla caroliniana
  13. Azolla Decomposita
  14. Azolla magellanica
  15. Azolla Microphylla

Phrases ending with the word Azolla:

  1. Fern Azolla
  2. genus azolla
  3. Mexican Azolla
  4. Pacific Azolla
  5. Salvinia Azolla

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Azolla

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Google previewDefinitional Glossary Of Agricultural Terms: (2008)

by Dinesh Kumar

azolla: Azolla is a fresh water fern found in ponds, ditches, canals...

Azolla is an excellent food for fish, ducks and pigs. It is also a good manure and ...

Google previewBiology (2016)

Biology, Biology by CTI Reviews

Azolla is a genus of seven species of aquatic ferns in the family Salviniaceae. They are extremely reduced in form and specialized, looking nothing like conventional ferns but more resembling duckweed or some mosses. Ovule means 'small ...

Google previewDiscover Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Azolla is a genus of seven species of aquatic ferns in the family Salviniaceae. They are extremely reduced in form and specialized, looking nothing like conventional ferns but more resembling duckweed or some mosses. The sulfur cycle is the ...

Google previewStern's Introductory Plant Biology (2016)

Biology, Biology by CTI Reviews

Azolla is a genus of seven species of aquatic ferns in the family Salviniaceae. They are extremely reduced in form and specialized, looking nothing like conventional ferns but more resembling duckweed or some mosses. Drought tolerance ...

Google previewPlants and Society (2016)

Biology, Botany by CTI Reviews

Azolla is a genus of seven species of aquatic ferns in the family Salviniaceae. They are extremely reduced in form and specialized, looking nothing like conventional ferns but more resembling duckweed or some mosses. An hyperaccumulator ...

Google previewPhotosynthesis and Production in a Changing Environment (2013)

A field and laboratory manual by D.O. Hall, J.M.O. Scurlock, H.R. Bolhar-Nordenkampf, Richard C. Leegood, S.P. Long

Symbioses with pteridophytes: Azolla is a small water-fern with seven species , all of which contain nitrogen-fixing filamentous cyanobacteria within the dorsal leaf cavities. Azolla is used extensively in rice plantations in Asia as a biological ...

Google previewBiology and Management of the Floodwater Ecosystem in Rice Fields (1996)

by Pierre A. Roger

Conclusion Azolla is a N2-fixing organic manure with N potential similar to that of legumes. It is easier to incorporate than other organic manure crops and grows well with rice in flooded conditions. Environmental, technological, and economic ...

Google previewThe Biology of Crop Productivity (2013)

by Peter S. Carlson

Azolla is a floating fern that can play an important role in N fertilization of wet rice fields. The bluegreen algae in this symbiosis is an Anabaena which is found in small pore cavities on the leaves. The fact that N2-fixing symbioses can be found ...

Google previewPlant Physiology (2016)

Biology, Botany by CTI Reviews

Azolla is a genus of seven species of aquatic ferns in the family Salviniaceae. They are extremely reduced in form and specialized, looking nothing like conventional ferns but more resembling duckweed or some mosses. Casuarina is a genus ...

Google previewMaximising the Use of Biological Nitrogen Fixation in Agriculture (2003)

by Gudni G. Hardarson, William J. Broughton

Azolla is a free-floating water fern, which in symbiotic association with the cyanobac(erium-Anabaetutazol- lae contributes substantial amounts of BNF to rice. Azolla has been used as a bio-fertilizer for rice in India, China, Vietnam, ...

Google previewBiological Nitrogen Fixation and Sustainability of Tropical Agriculture (1992)

by K. Mulongoy, M. Gueye

Azolla is an extremely efficient scavenger of nutrients and will out- compete the rice for phosphate and other nutrients; thus careful management is required. Anabaena azollae symbiotically fixes about triple the amount of nitrogen fixed by ...

Google previewPhotosynthetic Prokaryotes (2012)

by Nicholas H. Mann, Noel G. Carr

Since Azolla is a weed, heavy growth may hamper rice growth and tiller production and its uncontrolled growth in irrigation channels and tanks may carry negative effects. Various factors affect the growth of cyanobacteria in paddy fields ...

Google previewinnovative biological technologies for lesser developed countries

Azolla is a genus of small aquatic ferns that are native to Asia, Africa, and the Americas (figure 1), Three Azolla species are native to parts of the United States, They live naturally in lakes, swamps, streams, and other bodies of water, Some ...

Google previewA Strategy for Space Biology and Medical Science for the 1980s and 1990s (1987)

by Space Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Azolla is a floating water fern that produces roots from 50.

Google previewHistory of Soybeans and Soyfoods in South Asia / Indian Subcontinent (1656-2010) (2010)

Extensively Annotated Bibliography and Sourcebook by William Shurtleff, Akiko Aoyagi

Azolla is an algae found in paddy fields; each leaf is a nitrogen factory. “The negative effects of the application of [chemical] fertilisers are also becoming evident... Soil fertility is the ability of a soil to promote and sustain optimal plant growth.

Google previewChambers's Encyclopædia (1892)

Probably the constant occurrence of colonies of the Alga Anabaena in the leaves of the aquatic plant Azolla is a similar SYMBOL SYME 31 partnership. Alike in symbiosis and in commen-...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

The Andes: llarella Azolla Lamarck Azollaceae Origins: Greek ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Invasive Species (2011)

From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn

Northern watermilfoil, shortspike watermilfoil Myriophyllum sibiricum Mexican waterfern Azolla mexicana Mosquito fern Azolla caroliniana Pacific mosquito fern Azolla filiculoides Parrotfeather Myriophyllum aquaticum Pickerelweed Pontederia ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

AZOLLA (ax-OLL-a) caroliniana aquatic plant Zones 5-6 Azolla Closely related to Salvinia, this is a minute, floating aquatic plant frequently used in aquaria. The leaves are pinnately divided and an entire single plant is only about J in. across.

Google previewThe Fertilizer Encyclopedia (2009)

by Vasant Gowariker, V. N. Krishnamurthy, Sudha Gowariker, Manik Dhanorkar, Kalyani Paranjape

Average soil Azolla The symbiotically fixed nitrogen by a legume in the field is estimated by a simultaneous determination of the A value of a non-legume along with the legume crop. The A value of a non-legume crop represents the soil ...

Google previewThe micrographic dictionary; a guide to the examination of microscopic objects, by J.W. Griffith and A. Henfrey (1856)

by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey

Azolla. Leaves alternate, imbricated. SporocaqVs submerged, unlike externally : — 1. Stalked membranous sacs, irregularly dehiscent, containing stalked sacs filled with barren spores; 2. sessile, solitary or twin cellular bodies, each consisting ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Energy Resource Management

(priorities for 21st Century)

For instance, Azolla pinnata, a water fern that grows in waterways, ponds etc., can be used to produce hydrogen gas. Anabaena aytllae a blue-green alga, lives in the cavities of the leaves of this fern. It has been discovered that the blue-green ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

Azolla, Salvinia) arenotable and occasionally important ecologically. These herbaceous ...

Google previewComplete Encyclopedia of the Freshwater Aquarium (2001)

by John Dawes

Plants Listing Fmry Moss (Azolla carouniana) Ism.W h'F.RS (CeRATOPTERIS sr. > ▻ WATER HYACINTH Water preferences: Not critical Lighting: High to very high Water preferences: Not critical Lighting: High Temperature range: Coldwater ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

The microsymbiont usually invades normal host structures, like the leaf cavity in Azolla, although modifications of these structures may subsequently occur. Lichens are exceptional in that the symbiotic state is classified as a separate “ organism ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Grisebach China, New Zealand, Thailand Azolla, Azolla filiculoides (Lamarck) South Africa Purple Loosestrife, Lythrum salicaria L Canada, USA Water Fern, ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

South-American Azolla. Lamarck n. 1. t. 863. (A. magellanica; Willd. n. 1. Muscus squamosus aquaticus elegantisfimus; Feuill. Voy. v.

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Scrabble value of A1Z10O1L1L1A1

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