Specimen Information

Nelumbo nucifera
Nelumbo nucifera
(sacred lotus)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID232468
GroupPlants
GenusNelumbo
Speciesnucifera
Common Namesacred lotus
StateFL
CountyMadison
LocalityGreenville (west edge), along US 90, marshy area
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameAucilla
HUC8 Number03110103
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month6
Collection Year1961
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Commentshabitat: locally common in deep water of marshy area CollectorNumber: Smith, R.R. 246 (FLAS)
Museum Cat Numberherb/ FLAS
VerifierWard, D.B.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/21/2024].

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