Specimen Information

Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
(European frogbit)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1410198
GroupPlants
GenusHydrocharis
Speciesmorsus-ranae
Common NameEuropean frogbit
StateOH
CountyErie
LocalityBarnes Extension of Wyandot Wetland Meadows Preserve which is part of the East Sandusky Bay Metropark system owned by Erie Metroparks of Ohio. This was not observed in the channel to the left of the coordinates, only in the small cove to the right.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameFrontal Lake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020002
HUC12 NameLacarpe Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000200
Map
+
Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
CommentsImages confirmed by ODNR naturalist on 7-21-2017
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Earliest Recordcounty
VerifierOhio DNR naturalist
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2019].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.