Specimen Information

Alternanthera philoxeroides
Alternanthera philoxeroides
(alligatorweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID243178
GroupPlants
GenusAlternanthera
Speciesphiloxeroides
Common Namealligatorweed
StatePR
CountyMayaguez
LocalityRio Hondo
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCulebrinas-Guanajibo
HUC8 Number21010003
HUC10 Number2101000304
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | hitch hiker | dispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/14/2019].

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