Lemnaceae Gray (duckweed)

Monocotyledoneae - Arales - Arecidae

Parent taxon: Arales according to D.J. Mabberley 2000

See also McIver and Basinger 1993

Sister taxa: Acoraceae, Araceae

Subtaxa: Limnobiophyllum Spirodela

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Ecology: "photoautotroph"


• Miocene of Poland (1 collection)

• Eocene of United States (3: Wyoming)

• Paleocene of Canada (1: Alberta), United States (4: North Dakota)

• Cretaceous of Canada (1: Alberta), United States (4: North Dakota, South Dakota)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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