Nitellopsis obtusa
Nitellopsis obtusa
(starry stonewort)
Algae
Exotic

Impact ID4570
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact Descriptionthe normal underwater 'forest like' structure which provides refuge, shelter and nursery space for minnows and warm-water fishes is being replaced by thick aggregations
Reference36862
Great Lakes RegionYes
Cost 
LocationLake Simcoe

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/12/2024].

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