Specimen Information

Hydrilla verticillata [monoecious]
Hydrilla verticillata [monoecious]
(monoecious hydrilla)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1322536
GroupPlants
GenusHydrilla
Speciesverticillata [monoecious]
Common Namemonoecious hydrilla
StateKY
CountyGreenup
LocalityGreenbo Lake, near public boat ramp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Sandy
HUC8 Number05090104
HUC10 NameLower Little Sandy River
HUC10 Number0509010405
HUC12 NameCane Creek-Little Sandy River
HUC12 Number050901040504
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month9
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29136
Author:Estep, B.
Date:2016
Title:It’s called hydrilla, and it’s a threat to Eastern Kentucky lake
Publisher:Lexington Herald Leader
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29135
Author:Baker, D.
Date:2016
Title:Hydrilla discovered at Cave Run Lake near Morehead
Publisher:Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
VerifierKY DFW
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2020].

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