Ceratophyllum demersum



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Ceratophyllum demersum



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Common names:- Hornwort, rigid hornwort, coontail, or coon’s tail.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
Order:     Ceratophyllales
Family:     Ceratophyllaceae
Genus:     Ceratophyllum
Species:     C. demersum
Binomial name
Ceratophyllum demersum

Ceratophyllum demersum



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It is a submerged, free-floating aquatic plant, with a cosmopolitan distribution, native to all continents except Antarctica. It is a harmful introduced weed in New Zealand.