Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID228725
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateVA
CountyFairfax
LocalityFairfax County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameMiddle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan
HUC8 Number02070010
Map
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Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10002
Author:USDA, NRCS.
Date:1997
Title:The PLANTS database (http://plants.usda.gov).
Publisher:National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70874-4490.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10264
Author:Chester, E.W.
Date:1988
Title:Alligatorweed, Alternanthera philoxeroides (Mart.) Griseb. in Kentucky.
Journal:Transactions of the Kentucky Academy of Science
Volume:49
Issue:3/4
Pages:140-142
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Numberherb/
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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