Swamp Lily family : HYDROCHARITACEAE (ALISMATIDAE) in Australia
including Blyxaceae, Elodeaceae, Enhalaceae, Halophilaceae, Stratiotaceae, Thalassiaceae, and Vallisneriaceae

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Christine Ashe
  
Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Ottelia ovalifolia
Swamp Lily
Morwell Park, November 1990

A number of caterpillars of Moths in the subfamily ACENTROPINAE of the family CRAMBIDAE are known to be aquatic, and feed on plants in HYDROCHARITACEAE, including:


Parapoynx diminutalis

Ambia ptolycusalis

Margarosticha repetitalis

Theila siennata

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(updated 4 January 2013)