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  1. Aldrovanda, genus Aldrovandanoun

    one species: waterwheel plant


  1. aldrovanda

    Aldrovanda is a genus of carnivorous aquatic plants, most well-known species of which is Aldrovanda vesiculosa, or the waterwheel plant. These plants capture small aquatic invertebrates using traps similar to those of the Venus Flytrap, and are found in regions all over the world from Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia. They lack roots and their form consists mainly of free-floating stems, with numerous traps spirally arranged around the stem.


  1. Aldrovanda

    Aldrovanda is a genus of carnivorous plants encompassing one extant species and numerous extinct taxa. The genus is named in honor of the Italian naturalist Ulisse Aldrovandi, the founder of the Botanical Garden of Bologna, Orto Botanico dell'Università di Bologna.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aldrovanda in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aldrovanda in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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