Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1410141
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateVA
CountyArlington
Localitymouth of Four Mile Run, 2.5 miles north of Alexandria
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan
HUC8 Number02070010
HUC10 NameCameron Run-Potomac River
HUC10 Number0207001003
HUC12 NameFourmile Run-Potomac River
HUC12 Number020700100301
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month8
Collection Year1938
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased | hitch hiker
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28182
Author:Re, R. (curator), and C. Niezgoda (manager).
Date:2015
Title:Field Museum of Natural History (F) Seed Plant Collection
Publisher:Field Museum of Natural History
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29277
Author:SERNEC Data Portal
Date:2019
Title:SouthEast Regional Network of Expertise and Collections
Publisher:Appalachian State University
CommentsF. J. Hermann 9684
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalF
Museum Cat Number389177
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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