Cabomba


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Cabomba

 

a genus of aquatic plants of the family Cabom-baceae, formerly included in the Nymphaeaceae family. These plants are perennial grasses with creeping rootstock. The alternate, long-petioled leaves are submerged (finely dissected) and floating (entire, peltate, and leathery). The flowers are solitary and on long peduncles. There are three sepals, three petals, and three to six stamens. The fruit is three-seeded. Around seven species are found in tropical and subtropical America. Several species, including C. aquatica and C. rosifolia, are cultivated in aquariums. Plants of this genus are propagated with pieces of rhizome.

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The funding will aim to rid the Territory of the only known remaining infestation of Cabomba, since its initial detection in 2004 in Darwin River.
These are plants that grow submerged, such as anacharis (Elodea canadensis), Cabomba, and eel grass (Vallisneria).
Queensland will take the national lead on the implementation of the giant rats tail and prickly acacia related components and will be involved in other research components to find effective biocontrol solutions for mother of millions and cabomba.
En las depresiones del terreno "bajos" y en los esteros se establecen comunidades acuaticas y de pantanos que incluyen a los herbazales de Echinodorus tenellus, de Eleocharis minima, de Cabomba furcata (sumergido) y a los pastizales de Leersia hexandra, Paspalum repens (gramalote) y Ludwigia inclinata (clavito).
An ontogenetic study of pollen and anthers of Cabomba caroliniana (Cabombaceae; Taylor et al., 2008) indicated the presence of an amoeboid tapetum.
Entre las especies que registran su distribucion mas septentrional en nuestro pais estan Cabomba palaeformis, Crinum erubescens, Echinodorus andrieuxii, Eichhornia heterosperma, Eleocharis mutata, Heteranthera oblongifolia, Hydrocleys parviflora, Nymphaea amazonum y Pontederia rotundifolia.
In order to avoid cannibalism during molting, pieces of PVC pipe (15 x 3 cm [conjunto vacio]), stones and macrophytes such as Vallisneria gigantea, Elodea densa, aquatic Cabomba types were used as aquarium ornaments, creating a refuge for the animals.
Elsewhere, ephydrids are known as major pollinators of aquatic plants such as Cabomba caroliniana Gray (Osborn et al.
By mid summer, the surface was covered by members of the Ceratophyllum group including Egeria densa, fanwort (Cabomba caroliniana) duckmeat (Spirodela punctata (Meyer) Thomps.), water meal (Wolffia columbiana Karst) and water fern (Azolla caroliniana Willd.).
The underwater habitat varies from open (bare sand, mud bottom or leaf debris) to dense areas of logs, stumps, branches or submergent vegetation composed primarily of Cabomba caroliniana, Ceratophyllum demersum, Uricularia spp.