Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1321312
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateLA
CountyRapides
LocalityCotile Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Red-Lake Iatt
HUC8 Number11140207
HUC10 NameBayou Jean De Jean
HUC10 Number1114020707
HUC12 NameCotile Lake
HUC12 Number111402070701
Map
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Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed waterfowl
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28924
Author:Inland Fisheries Division.
Date:2013
Title:Cotile Lake aquatic vegetation control plan
Publisher:Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Pages:13 pp
CommentsDiscovered in 2008
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
VerifierLA DWF
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/1/2021].

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