Specimen Information

Egeria densa
Egeria densa
(Brazilian waterweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID228541
GroupPlants
GenusEgeria
Speciesdensa
Common NameBrazilian waterweed
StateMA
CountyNorfolk
LocalityQuincy, a brook in Furnace Brook Parkway
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCharles
HUC8 Number01090001
Map
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Collection Year1939
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10194
Author:Countryman, W.D.
Date:1970
Title:The history, spread and present distribution of some immigrant aquatic weeds in New England.
Journal:Hyacinth Control Journal
Volume:8
Issue:2
Pages:50-52
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10202
Author:Fox, A.
Date:1996
Title:Watch out for this weed, aquatic soda apple.
Publisher:IFAS/University of Florida.
Pages:1
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Numberherb/
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/14/2019].

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