Specimen Information

Hydrilla verticillata [monoecious]
Hydrilla verticillata [monoecious]
(monoecious hydrilla)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1321696
GroupPlants
GenusHydrilla
Speciesverticillata [monoecious]
Common Namemonoecious hydrilla
StateNJ
CountyMercer
LocalityDelaware & Raritan Canal State Park, between W Upper Ferry Rd [175] and I-95 bridges
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Delaware-Musconetcong
HUC8 Number2040105
HUC10 NameLower Delaware River
HUC10 Number0204010509
HUC12 NameBuck Creek-Delaware River
HUC12 Number020401050911
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month7
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker fishing, boating
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28831
Author:New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team
Date:2016
Title:Invasive species map
Publisher:New Jersey Audubon
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2018
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsExtent uncertain, the NJ Water Supply Authority is working on bid to do survey and management plan. Probably came in from Delaware River. EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
VerifierMichael Van Clef
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected100-1000
Specimen ImpactIn water supply canal
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