Specimen Information

Philydrum lanuginosum
Philydrum lanuginosum
(woolly frogs mouth)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1336753
Common Namewoolly frogs mouth
LocalityHolly Shelter Game Land, in privately-owned borrow pit
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNew River
HUC8 Number03020302
HUC10 NameTopsail Beach
HUC10 Number0302030204
HUC12 NameVirginia Creek
HUC12 Number030203020402
Collection Day3
Collection Month8
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond | planted ornamental
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29004
Author:Krings, A. (director).
Title:North Carolina State University Herbarium (NCSC)
Publisher:North Carolina State University
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29204
Author:McCormick, C. (curator).
Title:North Carolina Botanical Garden Herbarium (NCU)
Publisher:University of North Carolina
Reference 3
Ref. Number:29491
Title:Weed Risk Assessment for Philydrum lanuginosum Banks ex Gaertn. (Philydraceae) – Woolly frogs mouth
Publisher:Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Pages:29 pp
CommentsConfirmed by NCDA & CS in August 2016. Pond apparently dug in 2004; species introduced by previous homeowner, persisting and spreading. First noticed in 2013 by landowner NameThatPlant.net
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State University Herbarium; North Carolina Botanical Garden Herbarium
Museum Cat NumberNCSC 102647, 102648, 102649; NCU 214300, 214301, 231866, 231867, 231881, 231882
VerifierDon Newman
Year ClassFlower


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