Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1652425
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateNC
CountyColumbus
LocalityPrivate pond
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLumber
HUC8 Number03040203
Map
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Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierNorth Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resourc
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/29/2020].

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