Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID877635
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateNY
CountyMonroe
LocalityLake Ontario, Braddock Bay
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Ontario
HUC8 Number04150200
HUC10 NameLake Ontario
HUC10 Number0415020002
HUC12 NameLake Ontario
HUC12 Number041502000200
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27876
Author:Smith, B.
Date:2015
Title:Invasive weed discovered in Genesee River
Publisher:WXXI News
CommentsHand pull conducted in August 2015
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/9/2020].

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