Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID250409
GroupPlants
GenusHydrilla
Speciesverticillata [monoecious]
Common Namemonoecious hydrilla
StateNC
CountyMecklenburg
LocalityMountain Island Reservoir (Lake)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Catawba
HUC8 Number03050101
HUC10 NameMountain Island Lake-Catawba River
HUC10 Number0305010114
HUC12 NameMountain Island Lake
HUC12 Number030501011402
Map
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Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17872
Author:Hough, B.
Date:2008
Title:Carp hope to control hydrilla problem.
Publisher:News 14 Carolina, Raleigh, NC.
Volume:2008
Issue:May 21
Reference 2
Ref. Number:17876
Author:Anonymous
Date:2002
Title:Hydrilla Infestation at Lake James.
Publisher:Lake James Environmental Association.
Volume:2002
Issue:July 10
Commentsintroduction estimated at 5 years prior to 2002 reference on http://www.ljea.org/hydrilla.html#faq
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size625 acres (as of 2002)


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