Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1613766
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateRI
CountyWashington
LocalitySolitude Springs Farm Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePawcatuck-Wood
HUC8 Number01090005
HUC10 NameUpper Pawcatuck River
HUC10 Number0109000502
HUC12 NameTomaquag Brook-Pawcatuck River
HUC12 Number010900050205
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on waterfowl
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33544
Author:Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management.
Date:2018
Title:Freshwater Aquatic Invasive Species in Rhode Island
Publisher:Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Pages:44 pp
CommentsSurveyed again on 7/10/2017
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
VerifierRhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/15/2019].

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