Specimen Information

Pistia stratiotes
Pistia stratiotes
(water lettuce)
Plants
Cryptogenic

Specimen ID1340383
GroupPlants
GenusPistia
Speciesstratiotes
Common Namewater lettuce
StateVI
CountySt. Thomas Island
LocalitySt. Thomas Island
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameSt. John-St. Thomas
HUC8 Number21020001
HUC10 Number2102000101
Map
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Collection Year1879
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity | planted ornamental
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29608
Author:Eggers, H.F.A.
Date:1879
Title:Flora of St. Croix and the Virgin Islands, West Indies
Publisher:Government Printing Office
Pages:133 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/27/2020].

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