Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1522805
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateNC
CountyTyrrell
Locality[Gum Neck, W of Alligator River]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAlbemarle
HUC8 Number03010205
HUC10 NameGum Neck-Alligator River
HUC10 Number0301020508
HUC12 NameThe Frying Pan-The Straights
HUC12 Number030102050808
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month11
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsLand outbreak associated with road work
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number7826382
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size100 sq ft


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/27/2020].

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