Specimen Information

Azolla pinnata
Azolla pinnata
(mosquito fern)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1340338
GroupPlants
GenusAzolla
Speciespinnata
Common Namemosquito fern
StateFL
CountyBroward
Localitypond at SW 52 Ave and SW 48th St, Davie
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 NameNew River Canal
HUC10 Number0309020612
HUC12 NameSouth New River Canal-East
HUC12 Number030902061205
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed waterfowl | hitch hiker | released aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28702
Author:Madeira, P.T., T.D. Center, J.A. Coetzee, R.W. Pemberton, M.F. Purcell, and M.P. Hill.
Date:2013
Title:Identity and origins of introduced and native Azolla species in Florida
Journal:Aquatic Botany
Volume:111
Pages:9-15
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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