The biology of most of the anacharitines remains unknown, although the aphidfeeding larvae of Hemerobidae (Neuroptera) have been described as the hosts of Solenofigites lautus Diaz, 1979 (Diaz 1979), Anacharis
australiensis Ashmead, 1901 and Xyalaspis victoriensis (New 1979), Anacharis
immunis (Walker, 1835) (Kyerich 1984), Aegilips atricornis Fergusson, 1985, A.
2000): Proanacharis Kovalev, Petricynips Belizin, Xyalaspis Hartig, Anacharis
Dalman, Aegilips Walker, Calofigites Kieffer, Solenofigites Diaz y Acanthaegilips Ashmead.
There are underwater plants, such as anacharis
, that release oxygen and help control algae.
plants were grown in copper solutions ranging from 1 00 ppm to 3 00 ppm for several weeks.
The small pot shown at left contains water lettuce (Pistia), dwarf papyrus, a water lily, and anacharis
(Egeria densa), an oxygenating grass.
1985) reported on the inhibition of algae--and zooplankton--by chemicals extracted from Potamogeton foliosus and Anacharis