Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1320724
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateLA
CountyJefferson
LocalityBarataria Preserve. Bayou Segnette Waterway and Bayou Villars intersection
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEast Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090301
HUC10 NameBayou Des Allemands-Lake Salvador
HUC10 Number0809030103
HUC12 NameBayou Bardeaux-Frontal Lake Salvador
HUC12 Number080903010310
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month9
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28823
Author:Alford, M.H. (curator).
Date:2015
Title:The University of Southern Mississippi Herbarium (USMS)
Publisher:University of Southern Mississippi
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28824
Author:Urbatsch, L.E., D.M. Ferguson, and S.M. Gunn-Zumo.
Date:2009
Title:Vascular plant inventories of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, Barataria Preserve and Chalmette Battlefield
Publisher:National Park Service
Pages:109 pp
Reference 3
Ref. Number:28825
Author:Poirrier, M.A., K. Burt-Utley, J.F. Utley, and E.A. Spalding.
Date:2010
Title:Submersed Aquatic Vegetation of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
Journal:Southeastern Naturalist
Volume:9
Issue:3
Pages:477-486
CommentsNPS IRMA voucher
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordlocale
DisposalUniversity of Southern Mississippi
Museum Cat NumberUSMS
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2021].

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