Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID243070
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StateMS
CountyTallahatchie
LocalityCassidy Bayou
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTallahatchie
HUC8 Number08030202
HUC10 NameCassidy Bayou
HUC10 Number0803020205
HUC12 NameLower Cassidy Bayou
HUC12 Number080302020505
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | dispersed | released
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15838
Author:Mississippi River Basin ANS Regional Panel.
Date:2006
Title:Mississippi River Basin ANS Regional Panel Annual Report to the ANS Task Force (9/1/05 to 8/31/06).
Commentsbiocontrol efforts in place - flea beetles stocked in 2006
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/29/2020].

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