Hydrilla verticillata
Hydrilla verticillata
(hydrilla)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID9233
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionAetokthonos hydrillicola is a cyanobacteria is the cause of avian vacuolar myeoinopathy (AVM). This strain of cyanobacteria frequently grows on Hydrilla verticillata.
Reference30137
Great Lakes RegionNo
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