Specimen Information

Egeria densa
Egeria densa
(Brazilian waterweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID242861
GroupPlants
GenusEgeria
Speciesdensa
Common NameBrazilian waterweed
StateGA
CountyRichmond
LocalitySavannah River, near Augusta.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle Savannah
HUC8 Number03060106
Map
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Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | released aquarium | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17316
Author:Pavey, R.
Date:2008
Title:Weed is much more than a nuisance.
Publisher:The Augusta Chronicle.
Volume:2008
Issue:February 10
CommentsPossible use of carp and water draw-downs considered for control by local residents.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/24/2019].

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