Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213857
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateLA
CountyJefferson
LocalityWaggaman Pond, part of the Willswood Plantation.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEast Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090301
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
Collection Year1946
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10123
Author:Lynch, J.J., J.E. King, T.K. Chamberlain, and A.L. Smith, Jr.
Date:1950
Title:Effects of aquatic weed infestations on the fish and wildlife of the Gulf states.
Publisher:US Dept of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service Special Scientific Report No 39.
Pages:31-56
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMart.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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