Specimen Information

Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
(yellow floating-heart)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1406662
GroupPlants
GenusNymphoides
Speciespeltata
Common Nameyellow floating-heart
StateTX
CountyCooke
LocalityMoss Reservoir, near south boat ramp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFarmers-Mud
HUC8 Number11130201
HUC10 NameMoss Lake-Red River
HUC10 Number1113020107
HUC12 NameMoss Lake
HUC12 Number111302010707
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | escaped captivity | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29960
Author:Moczygemba, J.H., and B. Hysmith.
Date:2011
Title:Moss Reservoir - 2010 survey report
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Inland Fisheries Division
Pages:23 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29961
Author:Moczygemba, J.H., and B. Hysmith.
Date:2015
Title:Moss Reservoir - 2014 survey report
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Inland Fisheries Division
Pages:36 pp
Reference 3
Ref. Number:29962
Author:Staff report.
Date:2017
Title:Invasion on Moss Lake
Publisher:Gainesville Daily Register
Comments"... they aren’t exactly sure when it was introduced to Moss Lake but that it came from a pond about a mile upstream."
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierTPWD
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size0.1 ac
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