Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1321253
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateMA
CountyMiddlesex
LocalityLong Pond, Tewksbury
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMerrimack River
HUC8 Number01070006
Map
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Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaydispersed waterfowl | hitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28893
Author:Impink, P.
Date:2016
Title:Long Pond remains closed due to algae
Publisher:Tewksbury Town Crieir
CommentsUnknown discovery date.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/16/2021].

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