Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID238341
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StatePR
CountyCanovanas
LocalityLa Virginia wetland restoration project, Torrecilla Alta
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEastern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010005
HUC10 Number2101000504
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month3
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | hitch hiker
Statusestablished
CommentsVery abundant
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/12/2019].

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