Specimen Information

Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
(yellow floating-heart)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1247478
GroupPlants
GenusNymphoides
Speciespeltata
Common Nameyellow floating-heart
StateMI
CountyWayne
LocalityRose Garden Pond, University of Michigan Dearborn Environmental Study Area
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDetroit
HUC8 Number04090004
HUC10 NameRiver Rouge
HUC10 Number0409000404
HUC12 NameAshcroft Sherwood Drain-River Rouge
HUC12 Number040900040406
Map
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Collection Year1950
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28017
Author:Kucher, K.
Date:2015
Title:DNR removes high-threat aquatic invasive plant from Dearborn pond
Publisher:Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Reference 2
Ref. Number:34027
Author:Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Date:2019
Title:Invasive yellow floating heart successfully eradicated from two Southeast Michigan locations
Publisher:Michigan Department of Natural Resources
CommentsDiscovered in 2015, but likely established before 1950. Treatment ongoing since Sept. 2015. MISIN occurrence
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
VerifierKucher, Kile
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2023].

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