Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID860868
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateNY
CountyWashington
Localityhead of Lake Champlain
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMettawee River
HUC8 Number04150401
Map
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Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27644
Author:Hummel, M., and E. Kiviat.
Date:2004
Title:Review of World Literature on Water Chestnut with Implications for Management in North America
Journal:Journal of Aquatic Plant Management
Volume:42
Pages:17-28
Reference 2
Ref. Number:27645
Author:Countryman, W.D.
Date:1978
Title:Nuisance Aquatic Plants in Lake Champlain
Publisher: New England River Basins Commission
Pages:102 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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