Nitellopsis obtusa
Nitellopsis obtusa
(starry stonewort)

Impact ID3999
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionStarry stonewort (Nitellopsis obtusa) likely impacts nutrient release from sediments by lowering redox potential and escalating internal nutrient loading.
Great Lakes RegionYes
LocationNew York, USA

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/2/2024].

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