Brazilian Watermeal Wolffia brasiliensis Weddell    Synonyms: Brazilian Waterwheel, Wolffia papulifera, Wolffia punctata.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Arales   >   Family Araceae   >   Genus Wolffia   

Description:

Should be examined via microscope to confirm ID. Note central peak.

There are 19 records in the project database.

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Brazilian Watermeal in Harford Co., Maryland (6/24/2014). Live plants examined via microscope. The large plants are Spirodella polyrhiza. Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Brazilian Watermeal along with Carolina Mosquitofern and Common Duckmeat in Worcester Co., Maryland (11/14/2016). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Brazilian Watermeal in Howard Co., Maryland (5/24/2010). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Brazilian Watermeal in Somerset Co., Maryland (6/24/2014). Specimen reviewed via microscope. Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

Columbian Watermeal in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (6/17/2011). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Brazilian Watermeal (magnified 40x) found in Somerset Co., Maryland (6/24/2014). Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)


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