Caulerpa prolifera
Caulerpa prolifera
Native Transplant

Impact ID7627
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionCaulerpa prolifera was observed to be the first species colonizing dredged substrate. This indicates Caulerpa prolifera is a pioneer species and may be able to stabilize this substrate.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationSouth Padre Island, Texas

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/14/2024].

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