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Water crowfoot

Observed: 2nd June 2009 By: Jonathan
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Ranunculus fluitans close up
Ranunculus fluitans small
R fluitans leaves
Description:

The river Ouzel is practically choked with this plant a the moment

Identifications
Species interactions

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think its river water

think its river water crowfoot, suspect its on the species list of the nature trail round campus

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River water crowfoot IS

River water crowfoot IS Ranunculus fluitans, which is what I identified it as. British Water Plants by Haslam, Sinker & Wolseley (1975) does not give it a common name.

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)