Specimen Information

Azolla pinnata
Azolla pinnata
(mosquito fern)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID256463
GroupPlants
GenusAzolla
Speciespinnata
Common Namemosquito fern
StateFL
CountyPalm Beach
Localitydrainage canal in unincorporated Jupiter-area, 1/8 mile west of intersection of 69th Drive and 149th Place N. Drainage canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 NameUpper Loxahatchee Slough
HUC10 Number0309020607
HUC12 NameUpper Loxahatchee Slough
HUC12 Number030902060700
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month4
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on aquatic plants? | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17830
Author:University of Florida Herbarium.
Date:2016
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History
Publisher:University of Florida
Volume:2008
CommentsFLAS specimen
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniv. of FL Herbarium
Museum Cat NumberFLAS 223130
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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