What eats duckweed?

Answer Common duckweed is consumed by many animals, including the wood duck, Canada goose, mallard, beaver, common carp, eastern painted turtle and common snapping turtle. Not only is the duckweed a food ... Read More »

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What eats dead duckweed?

Turtles, fish and other water-based species will eat duckweed. Duckweed is a stemless aquatic flowering plant that grows in mass quantities to produce a carpet-like appearance. Dried duckweed is fi... Read More »

What fish eat duckweed?

Most freshwater fish -- including carp, catfish, and goldfish -- consume duckweed to supplement their diet. Duckweed (aquatic plants of the subfamily Lemnaceae) is a simple plant found floating on ... Read More »

What is the importance of duckweed?

Duckweed is a free-floating plant that is commonly found in lakes and ponds. Duckweed is capable of reproducing very quickly, and can sometimes entirely cover the surface of a pond. There are both ... Read More »

What Animals Eat Duckweed?

Common duckweed (Lemna minor), also known as lesser duckweed, is a floating plant that has abundant populations in the lakes, pond, streams and marshes of North America. Duckweeds grow in thick mat... Read More »