Specimen Information

Nitellopsis obtusa
Nitellopsis obtusa
(starry stonewort)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID270508
GroupPlants
GenusNitellopsis
Speciesobtusa
Common Namestarry stonewort
StateIN
CountyKosciusko
LocalityLake Wawasee near Syracuse
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Joseph
HUC8 Number04050001
HUC10 NameTurkey Creek
HUC10 Number0405000117
HUC12 NameLake Wawasee-Turkey Creek
HUC12 Number040500011702
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27935
Author:Aquatic Weed Control.
Date:2015
Title:Lake Wawasee and Syracuse Lake aquatic vegetation management plan - 2014 update
Publisher:The Wawasee Area Conservancy Foundation
Pages:69 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:27931
Author:Edgell, R.
Date:2011
Title:DNR to treat four northeastern lakes for invasive plants this summer
Publisher:Indiana Department of Natural Resources
CommentsDiscovered in 2008. Herbicide treatment ongoing.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/23/2020].

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