Specimen Information

Nymphoides peltata
Nymphoides peltata
(yellow floating-heart)

Specimen ID237913
Common Nameyellow floating-heart
LocalityRockport, SE corner of junction of School Street and Pascal Avenue
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMaine Coastal
HUC8 Number01050002
HUC10 NamePenobscot Bay
HUC10 Number0105000219
HUC12 NamePenobscot Bay Frontal Drainages
HUC12 Number010500021907
Collection Day10
Collection Month8
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | escaped captivity pond
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29921
Author:Mehrhoff, L.J., J.A. Silander, Jr., S.A. Leicht, E.S. Mosher, and N.M. Tabak
Title:IPANE: Invasive Plant Atlas of New England
Publisher:Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsDensely distributed in a mucky pond, covering 76-100% of the pond area; flowering. This was a small naturalistically landscaped pond on the front lawn of a house. There was no obvious stream flowing in or out of the pond.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Museum Cat Number2045943
VerifierLeslie Mehrhoff


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