Specimen Information

Pistia stratiotes
Pistia stratiotes
(water lettuce)
Plants
Cryptogenic

Specimen ID213946
GroupPlants
GenusPistia
Speciesstratiotes
Common Namewater lettuce
StateLA
CountyLafourche
LocalityMidway along Bayou Folse.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameWest Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090302
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10497
Author:Thomas, R.D., and C.M. Allen.
Date:1993
Title:Atlas of the Vascular Flora of Louisiana. Vol I: Ferns and Fern Allies, Conifers, and Monocotyledons.
Publisher:Moran Colorgraphic Printing, Baton Rouge, LA.
Volume:1
Pages:218
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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