EPPO Global Database

Hydrilla verticillata(HYLLI)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HYLLI
  • Preferred name: Hydrilla verticillata
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Royle

Notes

Baltics, Siberia, Russian Far East, Central Asia, Western Asia, Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Korea, Malesia, Central Africa, New Guinea, Australia. Introduced in Western Europe, Madagascar, USA (widely, but in particular invasive in Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest)


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

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