Specimen Information

Hymenachne amplexicaulis
(West Indian marsh grass)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1337241
Common NameWest Indian marsh grass
LocalityAvon Park Air Force Bombing Range Just W Of The East Fence Road Where It Curves Ca. 0.1 Mi. W Of And Away From The E Fence And Intersects With Another Road At The Ne Side Of The Bombing Range. 27º 42’ 45” N 81º 13’ 1” W
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKissimmee
HUC8 Number03090101
HUC10 NameButtermilk Slough-Kissimmee River
HUC10 Number0309010114
HUC12 NameIce Cream Slough
HUC12 Number030901011403
Collection Day27
Collection Month11
Collection Year2001
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
Reference 3
Ref. Number:10702
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Title:University of Florida Herbarium (FLAS)
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
Commentsedge of a seasonal pool in sandy organic soil; with pontederia cordata and sagittaria lancifolia.; large, sprawling, branching erect grass to 5 ft. tall, with stems much longer. common
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of South Florida Herbarium (USF), FLAS
Museum Cat NumberUSF231572, 208459
Year ClassFertile


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/24/2024].

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