Ricciacarpus natans (L). Corda



Catfoot ricciacarpus floating on water surface


Leaf edges are purple-colored




  • Scientific Name: Ricciacarpus natans (L). Corda
  • Common Name: Cat-foot ricciacarpus
  • Group: Bryophyte
  • Family: Ricciacea (Liverworts family)
  • Wetland Indicator Category: OBL
  • Growth Form: Floating (free-floating)
  • Grows in waters of ponds, lakes, and swamps that tend to be warm or nutrient enriched