Specimen Information

Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
(yellow floating-heart)

Specimen ID1321323
Common Nameyellow floating-heart
LocalityRed Oaks Nature Center pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameClinton
HUC8 Number04090003
HUC10 NameRed Run
HUC10 Number0409000302
HUC12 NameMeckler Drain-Red Run
HUC12 Number040900030202
Collection Day29
Collection Month7
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27950
Author:Michigan State University Board of Trustees.
Title:Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN)
Publisher:Michigan State University. Department of Entomology - Applied Spatial Ecology and Technical Services Laboratory
Reference 2
Ref. Number:34027
Author:Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Title:Invasive yellow floating heart successfully eradicated from two Southeast Michigan locations
Publisher:Michigan Department of Natural Resources
CommentsFound in small landscape pond by nature center staff. Sample removed to be pressed. DNR exotic plant watch to remove all plants this summer. MISIN report "Following manual removal of the plants in 2016, no yellow floating heart plants have been observed at either site during monitoring efforts in 2017, 2018 and 2019."
Record TypeLiterature


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