Specimen Information

Colocasia esculenta
(wild taro)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID234631
GroupPlants
GenusColocasia
Speciesesculenta
Common Namewild taro
StateFL
CountyAlachua
LocalityPaynes Prairie State Preserve, S of Gainesville, northernmost portion of basin, NW of District III office, in creek flowing W onto the basin; T10S, R20E, sec. 21, NE1/4
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOklawaha
HUC8 Number03080102
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month4
Collection Year1982
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10702
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2021
Title:University of Florida Herbarium (FLAS)
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
Reference 2
Ref. Number:17830
Author:University of Florida Herbarium.
Date:2016
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History
Publisher:University of Florida
Volume:2008
Commentsid notes: plants sterile, leaves dark green, glaucous CollectorNumber: Easterday #872
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberFLAS 148596
VerifierSue Thompson, 1985 (CM)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/16/2022].

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