Specimen Information

Spartina alterniflora
Spartina alterniflora
(Atlantic cordgrass)
Plants
Native Transplant

Specimen ID228825
GroupPlants
GenusSpartina
Speciesalterniflora
Common NameAtlantic cordgrass
StateCA
CountyAlameda
LocalityEstudillo Flood Control Channel, south of San Leandro Marina
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSan Francisco Bay
HUC8 Number18050004
Map
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Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10244
Author:Callaway, J.C.
Date:1992
Title:The introduction and spread of smooth cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora) in South San Francisco Bay.
Journal:Estuaries
Volume:15
Issue:2
Pages:218-226
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineBrackish


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