Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID168462
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateVT
CountyRutland
LocalityLily Pond at the N. side of Lake St. Catherine. Poultney, Vermont.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMettawee River
HUC8 Number04300101
HUC10 NameMettawee River
HUC10 Number0430010102
HUC12 NameWells Brook-Mettawee River
HUC12 Number043001010203
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15854
Author:Mitchell, T.
Date:2006
Title:Invasive plants found in lake.
Publisher:Rutland Herald, Rutland, Vermont
Volume:2006
Issue:September 22
CommentsThought to have been a hitch-hiker with waterfowl. Lily Pond and Little Lake were treated with Sonar two years ago and with Renovate (date unknown) to treat for infesations of Myriophyllum spicatum.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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