Specimen Information

Hymenachne amplexicaulis
(West Indian marsh grass)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1337232
Common NameWest Indian marsh grass
LocalityCa. 6.5 Air Mi. Se Of The Intersection Of C-531 (pleasant Hill Road) And West Southport Road. 28º 5’ 6” N 81º 21’ 58” W
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKissimmee
HUC8 Number03090101
HUC10 NameBig Bend Swamp
HUC10 Number0309010109
HUC12 NameCypress Lake
HUC12 Number030901010905
Collection Day25
Collection Month10
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10661
Author:Farid, A. (curator).
Title:University of South Florida Herbarium (USF)
Publisher:University of South Florida
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28433
Author:Wunderlin, R.P., B.F. Hansen, A.R. Franck, and F.B. Essig.
Title:Atlas of Florida Plants
Publisher:[S.M. Landry and K.N. Campbell (application development), USF Water Institute.] Institute for Systematic Botany, University of South Florida
Commentsalong perimeter management road through freswater marsh; with rhynchospora inundata, sagittaria lancifolia, and eragrostis atrovirens.; small clump of plants (1-10).
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of South Florida Herbarium (USF)
Museum Cat NumberUSF261037
Year ClassFertile


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/20/2024].

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