Flower of the water caltrop, water chestnut or Singhara (Trapa natans).
Peals - shallow bays of the Caspian Sea.
The Astrakhan reserve (Obzhorovsky site), the Astrakhan region. Image author - Alexander Bogolyubov, August 2009
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