Specimen Information

Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
(European frogbit)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID233950
GroupPlants
GenusHydrocharis
Speciesmorsus-ranae
Common NameEuropean frogbit
StateNY
CountySt. Lawrence
Locality1.2 miles north of highway 11 on the road to Rensselaer Falls
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOswegatchie
HUC8 Number04150302
HUC10 NameBeaver Creek-Oswegatchie River
HUC10 Number0415030209
HUC12 NameIndian Creek
HUC12 Number041503020902
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month6
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10773
Author:Catling, P.M., and W.G. Dore.
Date:1982
Title:Status and identification of Hydrocharis morsus-ranae and Limnobium spongia (Hydrocharitaceae) in northeastern North America.
Journal:Rhodora
Volume:84
Issue:840
Pages:523-545
CommentsCollectorNumber: Mitchell/Dean 6032 (NYS)
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Numberherb/ NYS
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/27/2021].

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