EPPO Global Database

Hydrilla verticillata(HYLLI)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: HYLLI
  • Preferred name: Hydrilla verticillata
  • Authority: (C. Linnaeus) Royle

Notes

Scattered distribution wordlwide. Introduced into Florida (USA) where it became invasive


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Hydrilla lithuanica (Besser) Dandy
Vallisneria verticillata (C. Linnaeus) Roxburgh

Common names
Name Language
Grundnessel German
quirlblättrige Grundnessel German
Esthwaite waterweed English (GB)
Florida elodea English
hydrilla English (US)
water-thyme English
elodea de Florida Spanish
hydrilla Spanish
hydrille de Lithuanie French
peste d'acqua Italian
クルモ Japanese
kuromo Japanese
menturlapė ežerutė Lithuanian
mieturu hidrilla Latvian
hydrilla Dutch
гидрилла мутовчатая Russian
hei zao Chinese
黑藻 Chinese