Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1457731
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StatePR
CountyCulebra Municipio
LocalityFraile, inland from Puerto del Manglar
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePuerto Rican Islands
HUC8 Number21010006
HUC10 NameIsla de Culebra
HUC10 Number2101000602
HUC12 NameSouthern Culebra
HUC12 Number210100060202
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month12
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity | released | hitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25944
Author:Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie.
Date:2017
Title:iNaturalist.org
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences
CommentsiNaturalist report
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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