Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID232203
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityMerritt Island/Cape Canaveral area
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
Map
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Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10703
Author:Poppleton, J.E., A.G. Shuey, and H.C. Sweet
Date:1977
Title:Vegetation of central Florida's east coast; a checklist of the vascular plants.
Journal:Florida Scientist
Volume:40
Issue:4
Pages:362-389
CommentsCollectorNumber: FTU
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat NumberFTU
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/28/2020].

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