Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1389529
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateLA
CountyLafourche
LocalityCRMS0241-F07VSE
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEast Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090301
HUC10 NameBayou Des Allemands-Lake Salvador
HUC10 Number0809030103
HUC12 NamePetit Lac Des Allemands-Bayou Des Allemands
HUC12 Number080903010301
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month8
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29060
Author:Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) of Louisiana.
Date:2019
Title:Coastwide Reference Monitoring System-Wetlands Monitoring Data
Publisher:Coastal Information Management System (CIMS) database
CommentsTree tag 795 Fraxinus profunda in plot Water Level is below marsh. Open water is 0%. Bare ground is 25%. Dead vegetation is 0%. Flooded-Undetermined is 0%. Canopy cover is 30%. Tree trunk cover is 5%. Marsh is floating.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Freshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/4/2020].

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