Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID272046
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StatePA
CountyMontgomery
LocalityUnami Creek near the town of Perkiomenville
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSchuylkill
HUC8 Number02040203
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month8
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed flood
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19489
Author:Faust, E.
Date:2010
Title:A growing nuisance plagues the Perkiomen.
Publisher:The Mercury.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/15/2020].

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