Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1398421
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateMS
CountyItawamba
LocalityBoth sides of Hwy
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Tombigbee
HUC8 Number03160101
HUC10 NameCummings Creek-Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway
HUC10 Number0316010109
HUC12 NameOld Beaver Lake-Mud Creek
HUC12 Number031601010901
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month8
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19426
Author:Madsen, J.D.
Date:2010
Title:Invasive Plant Atlas of the MidSouth.
Publisher:Geosystems Research Institute, Mississippi State University
CommentsAssociated species: Ceratophyllum demersum, Dulichium arundinaceum, Eleocharis vivipara, Hydrilla verticillata, Justicia americana, Ludwigia peploides, Ludwigia repens, Myriophyllum aquaticum, Myriophyllum spicatum, Nyphar lutea, Potam
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size0.3 Acres


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/10/2019].

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