Specimen Information

Egeria densa
Egeria densa
(Brazilian waterweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID234248
GroupPlants
GenusEgeria
Speciesdensa
Common NameBrazilian waterweed
StateLA
CountySt. Martin
LocalityLake Martin; ca. 5 mi S of Breaux Bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number08080103
HUC10 NameUpper Vermilion River
HUC10 Number0808010301
HUC12 NameEvangeline Canal-Vermilion River
HUC12 Number080801030107
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month10
Collection Year1960
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10662
Author:Mast, A.R., A. Stuy, G. Nelson, A. Bugher, N. Weddington, J. Vega, K. Weismantel, D.S. Feller, and D. Paul.
Date:2004
Title:Robert K. Godfrey Herbarium (FSU)
Publisher:Florida State University
Commentsfrequency: abundant; habitat: growing in dense, floating mats below surface of water and rooting on bottom; reproductive status: fwr; id notes: spathes mostly one flowered, apparently all staminate CollectorNumber: Reese # 3863
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat NumberFSU
VerifierSt. John, H. (1964)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/24/2019].

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