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Lagarosiphon major

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Hydrocharitaceae
Genus  Lagarosiphon
Rank  Species
Order  Alismatales
Subfamily  Anacharioideae
Scientific name  Lagarosiphon major
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Similar  Lagarosiphon, Egeria, Elodea nuttallii, Ludwigia peploides, Myriophyllum aquaticum

Lagarosiphon major


Lagarosiphon major is a monocotic aquatic plant native to Southern Africa. Common names include African elodea, curly waterweed, oxygen weed and South African oxygen weed. It is used as freshwater aquarium plant.

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It is an invasive plant in some countries. In New Zealand it is listed on the National Pest Plant Accord and is classed as a noxious weed in the United States.

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Distribution

Ireland: Co.Galway in parts of upper Lough Corrib.

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Lagarosiphon major Lagarosiphon major New Zealand Plant Conservation Network
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Lagarosiphon major Lagarosiphon major UFIFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants
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References

Lagarosiphon major Wikipedia


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