Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID230989
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateTX
CountyFort Bend
Localitybetween Fulshear and Brookshire, approx. 1.5 mi from Brazos River, private pond
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Brazos
HUC8 Number12070104
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month12
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
VerifierLilypons Plant Farm, aquatic specialist
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/26/2024].

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