Specimen Information

Nasturtium officinale
Nasturtium officinale

Specimen ID1396750
Common Namewater-cress
CountyNew Haven
LocalityMunger Brook
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameQuinnipiac
HUC8 Number01100004
HUC10 NameHammonasset River-Frontal Long Island Sound
HUC10 Number0110000402
HUC12 NameBranford River
HUC12 Number011000040205
Collection Day28
Collection Month5
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsI discovered watercress in our wetlands and my husband and I pulled it all from our area last year. But it originates upstream from us on another person's property. We don't know them and are not comfortable approaching them. Please help before the plants infest the rest of these wetlands and continue further downstream. Thank you.; EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number2935577
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Year ClassFlower
Size120 Sq Feet


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/21/2024].

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