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dark-colored insect having predaceous aquatic larvae alderfly , alder fly , Sialis lutaria
floating aquatic carnivorous perennial of central and southern Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia having whorls of 6 to 9 leaves ending in hinged lobes for capturing e.g. water fleas Aldrovanda vesiculosa , waterwheel plant
primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves alga , algae
small genus of aquatic or semiaquatic plants Alisma , genus Alisma
order of aquatic monocotyledonous herbaceous plants Alismales , Naiadales , order Alismales , order Naiadales
perennial or annual aquatic or marsh plants Alismataceae , family Alismataceae , water-plantain family
one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 500 species in 14 families of aquatic and semiaquatic herbs Alismatidae , subclass Alismatidae
prolific South American aquatic weed having grasslike leaves and short spikes of white flowers; clogs waterways with dense floating masses alligator grass , alligator weed , Alternanthera philoxeroides
cold-blooded vertebrate typically living on land but breeding in water; aquatic larvae undergo metamorphosis into adult form amphibian
aquatic eel-shaped salamander having two pairs of very small feet; of still muddy waters in the southern United States amphiuma , blind eel , congo eel , congo snake
small aquatic crustaceans lacking a carapace: fairy shrimps; brine shrimps Anostraca , order Anostraca
rearing aquatic animals or cultivating aquatic plants for food aquaculture
aquatic plant of the genus Peltandra; North America arrow arum
small aquatic plant having tufted awl-shaped leaves in a basal rosette and minute white flowers; circumboreal awlwort , Subularia aquatica
small free-floating aquatic fern from the eastern United States to tropical America; naturalized in western and southern Europe Azolla caroliniana , Carolina pond fern , floating fern , mosquito fern
predaceous aquatic insect that swims on its back and may inflict painful bites backswimmer , Notonecta undulata
aquatic, dam-building, furry rodent beaver
small blackish stout-bodied biting fly having aquatic larvae; sucks the blood of birds as well as humans and other mammals blackfly , black fly , buffalo gnat
any of numerous aquatic carnivorous plants of the genus Utricularia some of whose leaves are modified as small urn-shaped bladders that trap minute aquatic animals bladderwort
carnivorous aquatic or bog plants: genera Utricularia, Pinguicula, and Genlisea bladderwort family , family Lentibulariaceae , Lentibulariaceae
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