Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1333313
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StatePA
CountyMontgomery
LocalityEntrance off of Skymount Road/Long Road
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSchuylkill
HUC8 Number02040203
HUC10 NamePerkiomen Creek
HUC10 Number0204020308
HUC12 NameUnami Creek
HUC12 Number020402030804
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month8
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27462
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2018
Title:Pennsylvania iMapInvasives
Publisher:Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program
CommentsPA iMapInvasives Obs. ID: PA-3317U. Water chestnut intermixed with spatterdock and possibly other invasives. Infestation identified in 2014. Being managed by Pe
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/15/2020].

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