Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1320913
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateNJ
CountyUnion
LocalityRobinson's Branch
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSandy Hook-Staten Island
HUC8 Number02030104
HUC10 NameRahway River
HUC10 Number0203010401
HUC12 NameMiddlesex Reservoir-Robinsons Branch
HUC12 Number020301040102
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed waterfowl | hitch hiker
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28832
Author:Crouse, S.
Date:2011
Title:New Jersey Fish & Wildlife Digest: Invasive alert - protect New Jersey's waters
Publisher:New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Fish and Wildlife
Pages:32
CommentsDiscovered in 2010.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/12/2021].

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