Specimen Information

Hymenachne amplexicaulis
(West Indian marsh grass)
Plants
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1334653
GroupPlants
GenusHymenachne
Speciesamplexicaulis
Common NameWest Indian marsh grass
StateFL
CountyOkeechobee
Localitywetland near confluence of Kissimmee River and Oak Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKissimmee
HUC8 Number03090101
HUC10 NameIstokpoga Creek-Kissimmee River
HUC10 Number0309010119
HUC12 NameIstokpoga Creek
HUC12 Number030901011902
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
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
CommentsIn Kissimmee River restoration flood plain, pool C. EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierGregg Walker
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size50 ac
Photo




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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/25/2021].

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