Specimen Information

Elodea canadensis
Elodea canadensis
(Canadian waterweed)
Plants
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1322792
GroupPlants
GenusElodea
Speciescanadensis
Common NameCanadian waterweed
StateAK
CountyAnchorage Municipality
LocalityPotter Marsh, Anchorage
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameAnchorage
HUC8 Number19020401
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29183
Author:Rosen, Y.
Date:2016
Title:Invasive plant discovered near Anchorage’s Potter Marsh
Publisher:Alaska Dispatch
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
VerifierAK DNR
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2022].

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