Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1529996
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateMS
CountyForrest
LocalityAnnie Carter Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Leaf
HUC8 Number03170005
HUC10 NameBeaumont-Leaf River
HUC10 Number0317000506
HUC12 NameReese Creek-Leaf River
HUC12 Number031700050602
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month9
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity | hitch hiker
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordlocale
VerifierJ. McCain, Mississippi Dept. of Wildlife, Fisheries, & Parks
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2021].

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