Specimen Information

Pistia stratiotes
Pistia stratiotes
(water lettuce)
Plants
Cryptogenic

Specimen ID1652507
GroupPlants
GenusPistia
Speciesstratiotes
Common Namewater lettuce
StatePA
CountyChester
LocalityKardon Park, East Caln Township
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBrandywine-Christina
HUC8 Number02040205
HUC10 NameEast Branch Brandywine Creek
HUC10 Number0204020501
HUC12 NameUpper East Branch Brandywine Creek
HUC12 Number020402050103
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month8
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | escaped captivity pond
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27462
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2018
Title:Pennsylvania iMapInvasives
Publisher:Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program
CommentsiMapInvasives record: https://imapinvasives.natureserve.org/imap/services/page/Presence/955232.html
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierJessica McPherson
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/17/2022].

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