Specimen Information

Pistia stratiotes
Pistia stratiotes
(water lettuce)
Plants
Cryptogenic

Specimen ID213928
GroupPlants
GenusPistia
Speciesstratiotes
Common Namewater lettuce
StateLA
CountyJefferson Davis
LocalityLake Arthur Slough, north 6 miles east of Lake Arthur.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMermentau
HUC8 Number08080202
HUC10 NameMermentau River-Lake Arthur
HUC10 Number0808020203
HUC12 NameLake Arthur
HUC12 Number080802020302
Map
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Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10125
Author:Grodowitz, M.J., W. Johnson, and L.D. Nelson.
Date:1992
Title:Status of biological control of water lettuce in Louisiana and Texas using insects. Miscellaneous paper A-92-3.
Publisher:U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station
Pages:13
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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