Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1523192
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateVA
CountyVirginia Beach
Locality[Stumpy Lake Park]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAlbemarle
HUC8 Number03010205
HUC10 NameNorth Landing River
HUC10 Number0301020512
HUC12 NameChesapeake Canal
HUC12 Number030102051201
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Day26
Collection Month11
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
CommentsIn the water at the shoreline on both sides of the causeway and at the kayak launch area.
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 [8/17/2019].

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