Specimen Information

Nitellopsis obtusa
Nitellopsis obtusa
(starry stonewort)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID887778
GroupPlants
GenusNitellopsis
Speciesobtusa
Common Namestarry stonewort
StatePA
CountyErie
LocalityPresque Isle Bay, Erie
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | shipping ballast water
Statusestablished
CommentsDiscovered in 2009.
Record TypePersonal communication
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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