Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID259158
GroupPlants
GenusHydrilla
Speciesverticillata [dioecious]
Common Namedioecious hydrilla
StateKY
CountyMarshall
LocalityKentucky Lake
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameKentucky Lake
HUC8 Number06040005
Map
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Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18218
Author:Oster, R., K. Frey, and P. Rister.
Date:2008
Title:Hydrilla observations in Kentucky.
Journal:Aquatic Plant News.
Publisher:The Aquatic Plant Management Society, Vicksburg, MS
Volume:2008
Issue:89
Pages:3-4
CommentsDiscovered in 2006. Found near high use public boat ramp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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