Specimen Information

Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
(yellow floating-heart)

Specimen ID1418620
Common Nameyellow floating-heart
CountySan Patricio
LocalityN side of Corpus Christi Bay, W of NS Ingleside, E of village of Ingleside-on-the-Bay, ca. 1.5-1.6 airmiles SW of jct FM 1069 and FM 2725 S of Ingleside
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorth Corpus Christi Bay
HUC8 Number12110201
HUC10 NameNueces Bay-Corpus Christi Bay
HUC10 Number1211020100
HUC12 NameKinney Bayou
HUC12 Number121102010003
Collection Day5
Collection Month6
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30522
Author:Yatskievych, G. (curator).
Title:University of Texas at Austin Herbarium (TEX)
Publisher:University of Texas at Austin
CommentsLocally abundant, leaves floating on surface of large pond among high, mostly vegetated sand dunes. Associates include Drosera annua, Eleocharis quadrangulata, Fuirena scirpoidea, Scirpus pungens, Spiranthes vernalis, Typha sp., Utricularia sp.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recorddrainage
Museum Cat Number43721
VerifierB.L. Turner
Year ClassFlower


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/15/2024].

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