Specimen Information

Potamogeton crispus
Potamogeton crispus
(curly-leaf pondweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID279642
GroupPlants
GenusPotamogeton
Speciescrispus
Common Namecurly-leaf pondweed
StateNY
CountyNiagara
LocalityNiagara River, Niagara Falls, NY
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNiagara River
HUC8 Number04270101
HUC10 NameNiagara
HUC10 Number0427010108
HUC12 Name041201040000
HUC12 Number042701010807
Map
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Collection Year1884
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayplanted wildlife habitat | hitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:703
Author:Mills, E.L., J.H. Leach, J.T. Carlton, and C.L. Secor
Date:1993
Title:Exotic species in the Great Lakes: a history of biotic crises and anthropogenic introductions
Journal:Journal of Great Lakes Research
Volume:19
Issue:1
Pages:1-54
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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