Specimen Information

Najas minor
Najas minor
(brittle waternymph)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1323004
GroupPlants
GenusNajas
Speciesminor
Common Namebrittle waternymph
StateMD
CountyPrince George's
LocalityPiscataway Creek, W of Piscataway Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan
HUC8 Number02070010
HUC10 NameCameron Run-Potomac River
HUC10 Number0207001003
HUC12 NamePiscataway Creek
HUC12 Number020700100305
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month5
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24529
Author:National Park Service (NPS).
Date:2013
Title:NPSpecies - database of species inventories for park units in the National Park System
Publisher:National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsNPS record EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMatt Tillett
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/24/2021].

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