Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1397623
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateTN
CountyHenderson
Localityboat ramp area of Sycamore Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Tennessee-Beech
HUC8 Number06040001
HUC10 NameBeech River
HUC10 Number0604000108
HUC12 NamePiney Creek
HUC12 Number060400010803
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month8
Collection Year2014
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
CommentsI only walked about 1/4 of the lakeshore; plant only found around boat ramp; EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierRebekah Wallace
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size15 Sq Feet


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/23/2024].

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