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Elodea bifoliataTwo Leaf Waterweed
Two-leaf Waterweed
Twoleaf Waterweed
Elodea canadensisCanadian Waterweed 
Elodea nuttalliiWestern Waterweed 
Elodea schweinitziiSchweinitz's Waterweed 
Halophila decipiensCaribbean Sea-grass
Caribbean Seagrass
Paddle Grass
Halophila engelmanniiEngelmann's Sea-grass
Engelmann's Seagrass
Star Grass
Halophila hawaiianaHawaii Seagrass 
Halophila johnsoniiJohnson's Seagrass 
Limnobium spongiaAmerican Frogbit
American Spongeplant
Thalassia testudinumTurtle-grass 
Vallisneria americanaAmerican Eelgrass
Water Celery
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Light requirement
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