Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1320912
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateNJ
CountyMonmouth
LocalityAssunpink Lake, Roosevelt
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Delaware-Musconetcong
HUC8 Number02040105
HUC10 NameAssunpink Creek-Delaware River
HUC10 Number0204010508
HUC12 NameUpper Assunpink Creek
HUC12 Number020401050801
Map
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Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28833
Author:Smith, C.
Date:2009
Title:Fisheries management plan - Lake Musconetcong
Publisher:New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Fish and Wildlife
Pages:29 pp
CommentsDiscovered in 2002. Survey conducted in June 2010 by NJ DEP confirmed established population Water Chestnut Management Activities: 2010
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
VerifierNJ DEP
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/5/2021].

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