Databases compiled from the Ministry of Primary Industries list of Tropical fish allowed to be imported into New Zealand.
Freshwater Fish A toH. Freshwater Fish I to Z. Tropical Marine Fish .
Killifish on list Marine Invertebrates. Exotic Reptiles and Amphibians
Lagarosiphon muscoides (Syn. Egeria najas)
Oxygen Weed Lagarosiphon
- Scientific Name: Lagarosiphon muscoides (Syn. Egeria najas)
- Origin: Worldwide
- Temperature (°C): 15 - 25
- Difficulty: Easy
- Notes: Any quietly flowing water or clear still pond. In past years has been a problem in Lake Rotorua. Lagarosiphon & Elodea spp. are commonly grouped under the name OXYGEN WEED. Grows readily and freely from floating fronds and is hard to eradicate once established.
- Propagation: Banned - Illegal to propagate
- Source: FNZAS