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Elodea nuttallii
Nuttall's waterweed waterweeds
Elodea nuttallii Hydrocharitaceae
common names
  Nuttall's waterweed
  western waterweed
accepted scientific name
  Elodea nuttallii (Planch.) H. St. John
rules for finding collection records
  Elodea nuttallii (1341)
  Elodea occidentalis (19)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Gernot A. Molitor
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers, Aquatic Plants
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Whorled
Plant Observed 3rd week of May thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (39%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (21)
R.L.Carr (5)
G.D.Carr (5)
Salicicola (10)
Maryland Biodiversity (2)
Cal Photos (2)
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