elodea
noun Etymology: New Latin, genus name, from Greek helōdēs marshy, from helos marsh; akin to Sanskrit saras pond Date: circa 1868 any of a small American genus (Elodea) of submerged aquatic monocotyledonous herbs

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  • Elodĕa — L, Gattung der Hydrocharitazeen, Wasserpflanzen mit verlängertem, oft sehr ästigem Stengel, der keine Winterknospen bildet, quirlständigen, gesägten, sehr selten gezahnten Blättern, einzeln, selten bis drei stehenden fast stempellosen männlichen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • elodea — [ē lō′dē ə, ilō′dē ə; el΄ə dē′ə] n. [ModL < Gr helōdēs, swampy < helos, a swamp < IE base * selos < Sans sáras , a lake, pool] any of a genus (Elodea) of submerged water plants of the frog s bit family, with whorls of short, grasslike …   English World dictionary

  • Eloděa — Eloděa, 1) E. L. C. Rich., Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Hydrocharideae Anacharideae; Arten: zu Udora gehörig; 2) E.Jack., Pflanzengattung aus der Familie Hypericineae Elodeae; Arten: E. formosa, E. sumatrana, auf Sumatra …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Elodea — | image = Elodea nuttalii0.jpg | image width = 240px | image caption = Elodea nuttallii | regnum = Plantae | divisio = Fanerógama Magnoliophyta | classis = Liliopsida | ordo = Alismatales | familia = Hydrocharitaceae | genus = Elodea | genus… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Elodea — Wasserpest Kanadische Wasserpest (E. canadensis) Systematik Klasse: Einkeimblättrige (Liliopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Elodea — Taxobox name = Elodea image width = 260px image caption = Elodea canadensis regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Alismatales familia = Hydrocharitaceae genus = Elodea genus authority = Michx. subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Elodea — Élodée Élodée …   Wikipédia en Français

  • elodea — /i loh dee euh/, n. any of several New World submersed aquatic plants of the genus Elodea, having numerous, usually whorled leaves. Also called anacharis, ditchmoss, waterweed. [ < NL (1803), equiv. to Gk (h)elód(es) marshy (deriv. of hélos… …   Universalium

  • elodea — e·lò·de·a s.f. 1. TS bot.com. pianta acquatica del genere Elodea (Elodea canadensis) che spesso si moltiplica a tal punto da rendere impraticabili gli stagni dove cresce 2. TS bot. pianta del genere Elodea diffusa nelle paludi, molto usata come… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Elodea — elodėja statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vandeplūkinių (Hydrocharitaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Elodea). atitikmenys: lot. Elodea angl. ditch moss; pondweed; waterweed vok. Wasserpest rus. элодея lenk. moczarka …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

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