Didymosphenia geminata
Didymosphenia geminata
(didymo)
Algae
Cryptogenic

Impact ID4881
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionDidymosphenia geminata can form dense mats, covering substrates in rivers and lakes.
Reference37327
Notes 
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationCanada

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/24/2022].

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