Wolffiella

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Wolffiella
Wolffiella floridana.GIF
Drawings of Wolffiella gladiata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Alismatales
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Lemnoideae
Tribe: Wolffieae
Genus: Wolffiella
Hegelm.
Species

10, see text[1]

Wolffiella is a genus of aquatic plants commonly called duckweeds in the Araceae family. Common names for plants in this genus include bogmat[2] and mud-midget.[3] They are rootless and have a keel that allows them to maintain their orientation in the water. They are small, measuring 2 to 10 mm in width.

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