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Azolla (mosquitofern)

Wikipedia Abstract

Azolla (mosquito fern, duckweed fern, fairy moss, water fern) is a genus of seven species of aquatic ferns in the family Salviniaceae. They are extremely reduced in form and specialized, looking nothing like conventional ferns but more resembling duckweed or some mosses.
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Species

Azolla caroliniana (Carolina mosquitofern) (Attributes)
Azolla filiculoides (Pacific azolla) (Attributes)
Azolla mexicana (Mexican azolla) (Attributes)
Azolla pinnata (mosquito fern) (Invasive) (Attributes)

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