Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1406849
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateLA
CountySt. Charles
LocalityLake Salvador, Salvador WMA
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEast Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090301
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10540
Author:Sasser, C., J. Gosselink, E. Swenson, C. Swarzenski, and N. Leibowitz
Date:1996
Title:Vegetation, substrate and hydrology in floating marshes in the Mississippi River delta plain wetlands, USA.
Journal:Vegetatio
Volume:122
Issue:2
Pages:129-142
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Brackish


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/31/2020].

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