Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1410128
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateCT
CountyLitchfield
LocalityBantam Lake, Morris
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHousatonic
HUC8 Number01100005
HUC10 NameShepaug River
HUC10 Number0110000507
HUC12 NameBantam River
HUC12 Number011000050702
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month9
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28167
Author:Les, D.H., and R.S. Capers.
Date:2012
Title:George Safford Torrey Herbarium (CONN)
Publisher:University of Connecticut
Reference 2
Ref. Number:27725
Author:Consortium of Northeastern Herberia (CNH).
Date:2019
Title:Herbarium Specimen Data Sharing Portal for CNH
CommentsOnly one plant observed & collected. Removal of population by volunteers occurred earlier in season.; N. Murray 02-097
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUConn
Museum Cat NumberCONN00071909
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2021].

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