brackish

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long-legged three-toed wading bird of brackish marshes of Australia Australian stilt , stilt
small to medium-sized tree growing in brackish water especially along the shores of the southwestern Pacific Avicennia officinalis , white mangrove
small fleshy herb common along North American seashores and in brackish marshes having pink or white flowers black saltwort , Glaux maritima , sea milkwort , sea trifoly
small order of macroscopic fresh and brackish water algae with a distinct axis: stoneworts Charales , order Charales
common water lily of eastern and central North America, having broad leaves and globe-shaped yellow flowers; in sluggish fresh or slightly brackish water cow lily , Nuphar advena , spatterdock , yellow pond lily
any plant of the genus Cryptocoryne; evergreen perennials growing in fresh or brackish water; tropical Asia cryptocoryne , water trumpet
large pink to scarlet web-footed wading bird with down-bent bill; inhabits brackish lakes flamingo
small spiny-finned fish of coastal or brackish waters having a large head and elongated tapering body having the ventral fins modified as a sucker goby , gudgeon
long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons Himantopus stilt , long-legs , longlegs , stilt , stiltbird , stilt plover
found in still or slow-moving fresh or brackish water; useful to oxygenate cool water ponds and aquaria horned pondweed , Zannichellia palustris
shrub to moderately large tree that grows in brackish water along the seacoasts of western Africa and tropical America; locally important as a source of tannin Laguncularia racemosa , white mangrove
small usually brightly-colored viviparous surface-feeding fishes of fresh or brackish warm waters; often used in mosquito control live-bearer , poeciliid , poeciliid fish , topminnow
submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers; of fresh or brackish water naiad , water nymph
ornately marked and brightly colored snails of brackish waters neritina
any of various plants of the genus Sabbatia having usually pink cymose flowers; occur from acid bogs to brackish marshes sabbatia
large tropical American food and game fishes of coastal and brackish waters; resemble pike snook
any of various edible North American web-footed turtles living in fresh or brackish water terrapin
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