Hydrilla verticillata
Hydrilla verticillata
(hydrilla)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID9230
Impact TypeFood Web
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionExperimental trials indicated that Hydrilla verticillata reduced functional richness and homogenized taxonomic diversity of Chironomidae colonization. Hydrilla may simplify midge and aquatic insect community.
Reference42765
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationLeopoldo Lake, Brazil

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/17/2024].

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