Specimen Information

Ipomoea aquatica
Ipomoea aquatica
(water spinach)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1421330
GroupPlants
GenusIpomoea
Speciesaquatica
Common Namewater spinach
StateTX
CountyFort Bend
Locality[Locality description not provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAustin-Oyster
HUC8 Number12040205
HUC10 NameUpper Oyster Creek
HUC10 Number1204020501
HUC12 NameUpper Oyster Creek
HUC12 Number120402050100
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month8
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted food
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27701
Author:Texas Invasive Plant and Pest Council.
Date:2018
Title:Texas Invasives Database
Publisher:Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
CommentsSomeone has been introducing Ipomoea aquatica to White Lake at Cullinan Park in Sugar Land. Several plants are becoming to be established.; TexasInvaders Report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierJDS
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2021].

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