water hyacinth

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Synonyms for water hyacinth

a tropical floating aquatic plant having spikes of large blue flowers

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En la localidad de City Bell, en la zona en que el arroyo cruza el camino Parque Centenario, el cauce es ancho y hay comunidades flotantes de Azolla filiculoides, Hydrocleys nymphoides, Lemna gibba y palustres, de Alternanthera phylloxeroides, Eichornia azurea, Echinocloa polystachya (Humb.
Entre las plantas acuaticas utilizadas en rizofiltracion, se incluyen Eichornia crassipes, Hydrocotyle umbelata, Lemna minor, Azolla pinnata (Prassad, 2004; Giri & Patel, 2011).
Plantas Pastos Poaceae Paspalum fasciculatum Paspalum virgatum Panicum maximum Echinochloa purpurem Penisetum purpurem Leelsia sp Arbustos Apiaceae Hidrocotile umbellata Bignoniaceae Cydistia heterophyla Leguminosae Mimosa pigra Mimosa albida Typhaceae Typha latifolia Pteridaceae Acrostichum aureum Polypodeaceae Nephrodium unitum Pontederiaceae Eichornia crassipes Arboles Leguminosae Andira galeottiana Galliandra haustoniana Bombacaceae Pachira acuatica Arecaceae Cocos nucifera Sabal sp Material inorganico Tierra y arcilla Desechos plasticos Bolsas y botellas de diferentes tamanos, vasos, platos y cubiertos desechables, empaques de dulces y medicamentos, partes de electrodomesticos, neumaticos.
En la Laguna de Zapotlan se encuentran en forma importante manchones de vegetacion acuatica y subacuatica, cuenta con tres especies una de Eichornia sp.
water chestnut Trapa natans, water hyacinth Eichornia crassipes, floating fern Salvinia molesta, water lettuce Pistia stratiotes, narrow leaf cattail Typha angustifolia), but there are relatively few studies of how these species affect oxygen concentrations in shallow lakes and wetlands (but see Frodge et al.
1995) encontro pequenas poblaciones de Eichornia crassipes, Pistia stratiotes y Paspalidium geminatum, en este trabajo fueron mas frecuentes en algunos canales y cuerpos de agua.
En cuanto a los macroinvertebrados acuaticos del litoral (asociados Eichornia crassipes), los coleopteros resultaron ser los mas abundantes (Tabla 2).
Most of the littoral zone is covered by large banks of aquatic macrophytes, such as Eleocharis interstincta, Typha domingensis, Eichornia crassipes and Nynphaea sp.
The world's most invasive aquatic weed, Eichornia crassipes (waterhyacinth) rafts on the slow moving currents of the Rio Grande and lodges in the giant reed/common reed zone.
Aulacorthum solani (Kaltenbach, 1843) Wille (1952): Macrosiphum solani Eichornia sp.
In the lower reaches where the collections were made, there are inundated forests and palm stands as well as floating meadows of Eichornia.
Water hyacinth, Eichornia crassipes, has lovely blue flowers and its stems and roots are ideal for fish to lay their eggs.