Specimen Information

Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
(European frogbit)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1468895
GroupPlants
GenusHydrocharis
Speciesmorsus-ranae
Common NameEuropean frogbit
StateOH
CountyLucas
LocalityManagement unit 1, just off of the excavation channel
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCedar-Portage
HUC8 Number04100010
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month8
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | released aquarium | escaped captivity
Statusestablished
CommentsLocation is approximation, Toledo Metroparks have precise coordinates. Population was treated with herbicide and then hand pulled on day of observation.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2019].

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