Specimen Information

Nelumbo nucifera
Nelumbo nucifera
(sacred lotus)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213528
GroupPlants
GenusNelumbo
Speciesnucifera
Common Namesacred lotus
StateNJ
CountyMonmouth
LocalityFranklin Lake Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSandy Hook-Staten Island
HUC8 Number02030104
HUC10 NameNavesink River-Shrewsbury River
HUC10 Number0203010403
HUC12 NameShrewsbury River
HUC12 Number020301040304
Map
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Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusextirpated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10522
Author:Hough, M.T.
Date:1983
Title:New Jersey Wild Plants.
Publisher:Harmony Press, Harmony, NJ.
Pages:414
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10520
Author:Fairbrothers, D.E.
Date:1958
Title:A Naturalized stand of Indian lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) in New Jersey.
Journal:Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club
Volume:85
Issue:1
Pages:70
CommentsIntroduction likely 10-15 years prior to publication
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/29/2021].

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