Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)

Impact ID3457
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionSalvinia sp. showed a rapid growth rate that covered the surface of Don Felipe Lake in Sante Fé, Argentina, becoming the dominate species.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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