Hydrilla verticillata

Family:Hydrocharitaceae
Species:Hydrilla verticillata (L. f.) Royle
Common Name:hydrilla, water thyme, Florida elodea
Habitat:An invasive aquatic of lakes and ponds.
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:Discovered in New York for the first time in 2008.
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, OBL (NWI), SE1 (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Liliopsida
Sub Class Alismatidae
Order Hydrocharitales
FamilyHydrocharitaceae
Genus Hydrilla
Species Hydrilla verticillata (L. f.) Royle - hydrilla, water thyme, Florida elodea

Citation

Citation Hydrilla verticillata (Linnaeus f.) Royle, Illustrations of the Botany of the Himalayan Mountains 1: 376. 1839.
Basionym: Serpicula verticillata Linnaeus f., Suppl. Pl., 416. 1782.
Type: INDIA: Without data (holotype: LINN 1106.1).

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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Orange2008 NYS    

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Elodea verticillata Elodea verticillata (Linnaeus f.) F. Mueller, Key Vict. Pl. 1: 423. 1888.Serpicula verticillata Linnaeus f., Suppl. Pl., 416. 1782.  
Serpicula verticillata Serpicula verticillata Linnaeus f., Suppl. Pl., 416. 1782.