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Azolla nilotica

(Azolla nilotica)

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Description

Azolla nilotica is a medium sized floating fern, that naturally occurs in the Nile and in eastern and central Africa. It is assigned to the family Salviniaceae.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum:
Class: Polypodiopsida
Order:Salviniales
Family:Salviniaceae
Genus:Azolla
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