Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1257129
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateAR
CountyArkansas
LocalityBayou Meto drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameBayou Meto
HUC8 Number08020402
Map
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Collection Year1968
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28526
Author:Coulson, J.R.
Date:1977
Title:Biological control of alligatorweed, 1959-1972
Publisher:US Department of Agriculture
Pages:98 pp
CommentsDiscovered in 1968
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
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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