Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1320656
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateNH
CountyCheshire
LocalityProspect Street boat launch, just off Route 119, one mile west of Hinsdale
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest
HUC8 Number01080107
HUC10 NameVernon Dam-Connecticut River
HUC10 Number0108010705
HUC12 NameVernon Dam-Connecticut River
HUC12 Number010801070507
Map
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Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28814
Author:Winters, M., and R. Audette (eds.).
Date:2016
Title:Connecticut River: Help remove invasive water chestnut
Publisher:Battleboro Reformer
CommentsUnknown discovery date. Hand pulled summer 2016
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/13/2020].

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