Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID9110
Impact TypeOther
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionCultural services can be degraded by the infestation of scenic waterbodies by Alternanthera philoxeroides. In China the plant has had serious impacts in famous scenic areas.
Reference42625
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/22/2024].

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