Specimen Information

Hygrophila polysperma
Hygrophila polysperma
(hygro)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1457575
GroupPlants
GenusHygrophila
Speciespolysperma
Common Namehygro
StateFL
CountyBroward
Localitydrainage canal near Heron Bay Golf Club and Levee 36
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 NameHillsborough Canal
HUC10 Number0309020611
HUC12 NameHillsborough Canal
HUC12 Number030902061100
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month10
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/17/2021].

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