Eichhornia crassipes

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Related to Eichhornia crassipes: Parthenium hysterophorus, Lemna minor, Eichornia crassipes
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Synonyms for Eichhornia crassipes

a tropical floating aquatic plant having spikes of large blue flowers

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Phytoremediation of zinc, cadmium, copper and chrome from industrial wastewater by Eichhornia crassipes.
Number of items Plant species Plant parts used Mean = SD Range Eichhornia crassipes Whole plants 14.
Incoming floodwaters bring floating mats of waterhyacinth Eichhornia crassipes, but these do not proliferate.
Adult weevil damage induced resistance in Eichhornia crassipes as measured by weevil performance, but simulated adult damage did not (Experiment 1).
macrophytes like Eichhornia crassipes and Salvinia auriculata cause
Another possible so urce, reported to Dennis in 1997, was the burning of waterhyacinth Eichhornia crassipes, which cause problems for navigation by small boats.
Megamelus scutellaris Berg (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) is a South American species that feeds on waterhyacinth, Eichhornia crassipes Mart.
Barnabas (1996) tells absence of such grooves and curing from the endoderm for Egeria densa and Eichhornia crassipes.
common aquatic weed Eichhornia crassipes has been used in China for the
There are no reports that individuals from this genus are harmful agroforestry crops of economic importance, however, Cornops aquaticum (Bruner) (Orthoptera: Acrididae, Leptysminae) is reported as a beneficial insect with potential to be used in the biological control of plants, such as Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.
The level of mercury in Eichhornia crassipes after one week of exposure to 25, 50, and 75 ppm was about 70-75%.