Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1421318
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateTX
CountyAngelina
Locality[Locality description not provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Angelina
HUC8 Number12020005
HUC10 NameStanley Creek-Angelina River
HUC10 Number1202000506
HUC12 NamePophers Creek-Angelina River
HUC12 Number120200050604
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month12
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27701
Author:Texas Invasive Plant and Pest Council.
Date:2018
Title:Texas Invasives Database
Publisher:Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
CommentsGiant Salvinia on Lake Sam Rayburn Near the "Deer Stand" fishing area close to Hanks Creek Boat Ramp. There is a lot of it. ; TexasInvaders Report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierKathryn D'Amico
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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