Specimen Information

Najas minor
Najas minor
(brittle waternymph)

Specimen ID1409861
Common Namebrittle waternymph
LocalityHinsdale boat launch cove, setback/ backwater area of Connecticut River; boat launch and access to cove off of Prospect st which is off Rte 119 just north of Hinsdale village
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest River-Connecticut River
HUC8 Number01080107
HUC10 NameVernon Dam-Connecticut River
HUC10 Number0108010705
HUC12 NameVernon Dam-Connecticut River
HUC12 Number010801070507
Collection Day12
Collection Month8
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29921
Author:Mehrhoff, L.J., J.A. Silander, Jr., S.A. Leicht, E.S. Mosher, and N.M. Tabak
Title:IPANE: Invasive Plant Atlas of New England
Publisher:Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsSubstrate- both sand and muck, nutrient level is between "nasty" and "swimable"; EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
Number CollectedOver 1000
Year ClassVegetative, Fruit


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/21/2023].

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