Occurrence of Salvinia auriculata Aublet on the Congo River


THE floating water fern Salvinia auriculata Aublet has caused considerable anxiety by its rapid spread on the newly formed Kariba lake in Rhodesia1–3.

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LITTLE, E. Occurrence of Salvinia auriculata Aublet on the Congo River. Nature 208, 1111–1112 (1965). https://doi.org/10.1038/2081111a0

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