Specimen Information

Nymphoides cristata
Nymphoides cristata
(crested floating-heart)

Specimen ID1334702
Common Namecrested floating-heart
LocalityLake Marion, off Steven Rd
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Marion
HUC8 Number03050111
HUC10 NameLake Marion-Santee River
HUC10 Number0305011101
HUC12 NamePotato Creek-Santee River
HUC12 Number030501110108
Collection Day3
Collection Month7
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
Comments"In lake Marion, all over, we traveled to many coves and creeks, it was in flower in mats 50 or more feet out into the lake from the shore. I checked the flower, the crest was there on all flowers. the leaves were medium sized and green." EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierHerrick Brown
Year ClassFlower
Size200 ac


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/15/2024].

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