© Holger Byrenheid (2011)

Najas horrida "Lake Edward"

Aquarium suitability: yes
Usage: Midground
Difficulty: easy
Growth: fast
See also: Najas marina
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Range and localities: 

Lake Edward on the border between the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda


Availability [?]: 
  • rarely or not available commercially
  • occasionally available from other aquarists

Misapplied names: 
  • Najas marina ''Lake Edward''

Habit, plant type:

  • stem
Botanical name [?]: Nájas hórrida A.Braun ex Magnus

Major group (unranked): Seed plants: Flowering plants (Angiosperms)
Order: Alismatales
Family: Hydrocharitaceae
Genus: Najas

Description: 

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References and further reading:
  1. Holger Byrenheid, pers. comm. (2015)
  2. Wallach, Bertram (2015): Pflanzen aus dem Tanganjikasee. - aquaristik Aktuelle Süßwasserpraxis 4/2015 (July/August 2015): 30-34.
References (range and localities):
  1. Wallach, Bertram (2015): Pflanzen aus dem Tanganjikasee. - aquaristik Aktuelle Süßwasserpraxis 4/2015 (July/August 2015): 30-34.
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