Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1409760
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateDE
CountyNew Castle
LocalityCentreville
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBrandywine-Christina
HUC8 Number02040205
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month8
Collection Year1874
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28178
Author:The New York Botanical Garden
Date:2018
Title:William and Lynda Steere Herbarium (NY)
Publisher:SEINet Data Portal
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28331
Author:SEINet Portal Network.
Date:2021
Title:Southwest Environmental Information Network
Publisher:Symbiota Software Project, Arizona State University
CommentsLikely cultivated in an "ice pan" according to the specimen label. NY2376848
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalHerbarium
Museum Cat NumberNY2376848
VerifierC.B. Hellquist
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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