Specimen Information

Egeria densa
Egeria densa
(Brazilian waterweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1655132
GroupPlants
GenusEgeria
Speciesdensa
Common NameBrazilian waterweed
StateAL
CountyJackson
LocalityShallow water beneath bridge along Co. Rd. that crosses Widow's Creek at WCM 3.4 at the extreme upstream end of Widow's Creek embayment on Guntersville Reservoir; ca. 1.5 miles NNE of Widow's Creek Steam Plant
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameGuntersville Lake
HUC8 Number06030001
HUC10 NameWidows Creek-Tennessee River
HUC10 Number0603000102
HUC12 NameWidows Creek
HUC12 Number060300010204
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28843
Author:Wofford, B.E. (curator), Q.V. Ma (manager), and W.M. Dennis.
Date:2016
Title:University of Tennessee Herbarium (TENN)
Publisher:University of Tennessee
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28331
Author:SEINet Portal Network.
Date:2021
Title:Southwest Environmental Information Network
Publisher:Symbiota Software Project, Arizona State University
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalTENN
Museum Cat Number14570
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2021].

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