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Egeria naias(EERNA)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: EERNA
  • Preferred name: Egeria naias
  • Authority: Planchon

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Anacharis hilariana Caspary
Anacharis naias (Planchon) Victorin
Egeria najas Planchon
Elodea kochii Herter
Elodea najas (Planchon) Caspary
Elodea paraguayensis Herter

Common names
Name Language
guppy græs Danish
nixkrautähnliche Wasserpest German
schmalblättrige Wasserpest German
narrow-leaved elodea English
najas mayor Spanish
élodée flottante French
moczarka wąskolistna Polish
эгерия наяда Russian
эгерия наяс Russian
vattenpest Swedish
Kingdom Plantae ( 1PLAK )
Phylum Magnoliophyta ( 1MAGP )
Class Angiospermae ( 1ANGC )
Category Basal monocotyledons ( 1MOND )
Order Alismatales ( 1ALIO )
Family Hydrocharitaceae ( 1HYDF )
Genus Egeria ( 1EERG )
Species Egeria naias ( EERNA )