Specimen Information

Pistia stratiotes
Pistia stratiotes
(water lettuce)
Plants
Cryptogenic

Specimen ID1396737
GroupPlants
GenusPistia
Speciesstratiotes
Common Namewater lettuce
StateAL
CountyChilton
Localityslew on chilton side of coosa river, mitchell lake; locally known as "The Straights" in "Butting Ram" slew
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Coosa
HUC8 Number03150107
HUC10 NameWalnut Creek-Coosa River
HUC10 Number0315010708
HUC12 NameWalnut Creek
HUC12 Number031501070802
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month5
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
Commentsplease call and we'd be happy to take you to the site; EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierNancy Loewenstein
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size25 Sq Feet


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/3/2020].

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