Ludwigia hexapetala
Ludwigia hexapetala
(six petal water primrose)

3 results for Ludwigia hexapetala (six petal water primrose)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
2613 Ludwigia hexapetala Infrastructure Anecdotal N/A Dense stands of Ludwigia hexapetala reduced water floodwater retention 32936
2618 Ludwigia hexapetala Infrastructure Observational Field Ludwigia hexapetala impedes important water conveyance systems including water supply... 28428
2627 Ludwigia hexapetala Infrastructure Anecdotal N/A Article claims that dense mats of Ludwigia hexapetala reduce flood capacity, but it does... 33756

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2023].

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