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Lemna gibba L. , it is an aquatic herb. Root sheath not winged, tip mostly rounded, often more then 30 mm long., Life Form: Hy, Flowering in:——, Vern: ——-, Phytochoria: S-Cosm, The native range of this species is Europe to Central Asia and W. Himalaya, Africa, America., Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Jabal Nafusa Al-Jabal Al-Akhader
Reported from Ain Sharshara by Durand & Barratte Wadi Derna 1967


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1984) Flora of Libya, Lemnaceae Vol. (111) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files