Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID235704
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateVA
CountyShenandoah
Localityprivate pond, Strasburg
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorth Fork Shenandoah
HUC8 Number02070006
HUC10 NameNarrow Passage Creek-North Fork Shenandoah River
HUC10 Number0207000605
HUC12 NameTumbling Run-North Fork Shenandoah River
HUC12 Number020700060503
Map
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Collection Month4
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusextirpated
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
VerifierTownsend, John (Botanist)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2021].

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