Specimen Information

Nymphoides cristata
Nymphoides cristata
(crested floating-heart)

Specimen ID283342
Common Namecrested floating-heart
CountyEast Baton Rouge
Localitypond south of Brec Palomino Drive Park, north of Magnolia Lakes Estates
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAmite
HUC8 Number08070202
HUC10 NameRedwood Creek-Comite River
HUC10 Number0807020206
HUC12 NameHurricane Creek-Comite River
HUC12 Number080702020608
Collection Day11
Collection Month4
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
CommentsScattered throughout entire pond and into drainage ditch on the western edge of pond. Bulk of infestation in ditch is southerly in direction of stream flow.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Earliest Recordstate


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/19/2024].

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