Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1257123
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateAR
CountyFaulkner
LocalityLake Conway
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Conway-Point Remove
HUC8 Number11110203
HUC10 NamePalarm Creek
HUC10 Number1111020304
HUC12 NameLittle Palarm Creek-Palarm Creek
HUC12 Number111102030405
Map
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Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28781
Author:Zellers, R.
Date:2016
Title:Arkansas Outdoors Weekly Newsletter, Biologists wrestle alligatorweed on Arkansas lakes
Publisher:Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
CommentsUnknown discovery date. Treatment began around 2005 and ongoing in 2016.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/22/2020].

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