Specimen Information

Hygrophila polysperma
Hygrophila polysperma
(hygro)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID231867
GroupPlants
GenusHygrophila
Speciespolysperma
Common Namehygro
StateFL
CountyBroward
LocalityMiramar canal, now cultivated in ARS, Ft Lauderdale
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 Number0309020614
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month11
Collection Year1982
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Commentsid: flwrs blue to purple, emergent shoot approx. 12" tall CollectorNumber: Vandiver s.n. (FLAS)
Museum Cat NumberFLAS
VerifierHall, David
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/14/2021].

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