Specimen Information

Pistia stratiotes
Pistia stratiotes
(water lettuce)
Plants
Cryptogenic

Specimen ID241824
GroupPlants
GenusPistia
Speciesstratiotes
Common Namewater lettuce
StateCO
CountyEl Paso
LocalityLittle Turkey Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Arkansas
HUC8 Number11020002
HUC10 NameTurkey Creek
HUC10 Number1102000207
HUC12 NameHeadwaters Turkey Creek
HUC12 Number110200020701
Map
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Collection Day31
Collection Month8
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | dispersed | released
Statuscollected
CommentsIn shallow pond; growing with Eichhornia crassipes, Potamogeton and Typha.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
Museum Cat NumberCOLO 475295
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/21/2022].

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