Specimen Information

Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
(yellow floating-heart)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1545128
GroupPlants
GenusNymphoides
Speciespeltata
Common Nameyellow floating-heart
StateNC
CountyCraven
LocalityCarolina Pines Golf and Country Club [private pond, coordinates adjusted]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Neuse
HUC8 Number03020204
HUC10 NameCherry Point-Neuse River
HUC10 Number0302020405
HUC12 NameCherry Point Marine Corps Air Station-Slocum Creek
HUC12 Number030202040502
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month8
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusestablished
CommentsEradication underway by the NC Dept of Agriculture and NC Dept of Environmental Quality. Herbicide sprays applied in 2016 and 2017.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierNorth Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassFlower
Photo
Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/23/2024].

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