Specimen Information

Alopecurus geniculatus
Alopecurus geniculatus
(water foxtail)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID279727
GroupPlants
GenusAlopecurus
Speciesgeniculatus
Common Namewater foxtail
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityAmherstburg, Ontario, Canada on Lake Erie
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
Map
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Collection Year1882
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on plants
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:23888
Author:Dore, W.G., and J. McNeill
Date:1980
Title:Grasses of Ontario.
Journal:Ottawa: Research Branch, Agriculture Canada
Volume:Monograph 26.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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