Hydrilla verticillata
Hydrilla verticillata

Impact ID9232
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionAt least 24 waterbird species were found to congregate in areas with Hydrilla verticillata, potentially exposing them to Aetokthonos hydrillicola. This list includes herbivores, omnivores, picivours and raptors.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationStrom Thurmond Lake, Georgia, USA

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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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