LakeStewardship


Hippuridaceae
Mare's-tail Family

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Hippuris vulgaris - Mare's-tail

Found along damp shores and shallow waters of ponds, lakes, streams, and wetlands. This specimen was found in a wetland inlet area.
Hippuris vulgaris
Stems with emersed and submersed forms. Lower Chateaugay Lake, August 2002
Hippuris vulgaris
Closeup of stems showing emersed (emergent form) to left with submersed form to upper right.. Lower Chateaugay Lake, August 2002
Hippuris vulgaris
Closeup of variable stem morphology.. Lower Chateaugay Lake, August 2002
Hippuris vulgaris
Closeup of submersed stem. Lower Chateaugay Lake, August 2002
Hippuris vulgaris
Submersed stem. Lower Chateaugay Lake, August 2002

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