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Ceratophyllum Linn.


Description from Flora of China

Morphological characters and geographical distribution are the same as those of the family.

Ceratophyllum foliage has been used as a treatment for biliousness, jaundice, scorpion stings, and minor irritations. Liniments made from leaves of C. demersum have been used to treat dermatitis, elephantiasis, fever, and sunburn.

Lower Taxa


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