Limnobium spongia

ID - 47679
Symbol Key - LISP2
Common Name - American spongeplant
Family - Hydrocharitaceae
Category - Monocot
Division - Magnoliophyta
US Nativity - Native to U.S.
US/NA Plant - Yes
State Distribution - AL, AR, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NY, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA
Growth Habit - Forb/herb
Duration - Perennial
Xgenus - N/A
Genus - Limnobium
XSpecies - N/A
Species - spongia
Ssp - N/A
Subspecies - N/A
Var - N/A
Variety - N/A
Forma - N/A
Genera Author - L.C. Rich.
Binomial Author - (Bosc) L.C. Rich. ex Steud.
Trinomial Author - N/A
Quadranomial Author - N/A
Federal Noxious Status - N/A
Federal Noxious Common Name - N/A
State Noxious Status - CA (QW)
State Noxious Common Name - CA (spongeplant)
PLANTS Invasive Status - STATE
Federal T/E Status - N/A
Federal T/E Common Name - N/A
State T/E Status - KY (T), MD (E)
State T/E Common Name - KY (American frog's-bit), MD (American frog's-bit)
National Wetland Indicator Status - OBL
Characteristics Data - Yes

USDA Plant Characteristics. 2013.

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  • Limnobium Spongia — frogbit frog bit , frog s bit frog s bit, n. (Bot.) (a) A European plant ({Hydrocharis Morsus ran[ae]}), floating on still water and propagating itself by runners. It has roundish heart shaped leaves and small white flowers. (b) An American plant …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Limnobium spongia (Bosc) Rich. ex Steud. — Symbol LISP2 Common Name American spongeplant Botanical Family Hydrocharitaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Limnobium spongia (Bosc) Rich. ex Steud. ssp. laevigatum (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Lowden — Symbol LILA7 Synonym Symbol LISPL Botanical Family Hydrocharitaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Limnobium —   Limnobium Limnobium laevigatum …   Wikipedia Español

  • Limnobĭum — (L. Rich.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Hydrocharideae Stratiotideae; Art: L. spongia Rich., in Nordamerika …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Limnobium — noun American frogbit • Syn: ↑genus Limnobium • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Limnobium — noun American frogbit • Syn: ↑Limnobium • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrochar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Limnodium spongia — noun American plant with roundish heart shaped or kidney shaped leaves; usually rooted in muddy bottoms of ponds and ditches • Syn: ↑American frogbit • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic plant, ↑water plant, ↑hydrophyte, ↑hydrophytic plant • Memb …   Useful english dictionary

  • frog's-bit — noun European floating plant with roundish heart shaped leaves and white flowers • Syn: ↑frogbit, ↑Hydrocharis morsus ranae • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic plant, ↑water plant, ↑hydrophyte, ↑hydrophytic plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of freshwater aquarium plant species — Aquatic plants are used to give the aquarium a natural appearance, oxygenate the water, and provide habitat for fish, especially fry (babies) and for invertebrate species. Some aquarium fish and invertebrates also eat live plants. Recently, there …   Wikipedia

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