Specimen Information

Elodea canadensis
Elodea canadensis
(Canadian waterweed)
Plants
Native Transplant

Specimen ID877956
GroupPlants
GenusElodea
Speciescanadensis
Common NameCanadian waterweed
StateAK
CountyAnchorage
LocalityHood Lake at the Anchorage airport
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameAnchorage
HUC8 Number19020401
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27964
Author:Mueller, K.
Date:2015
Title:Alaska fisheries & habitat news
Publisher:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)
Volume:Fall 2015
Issue:3
Pages:12
CommentsDiscovered in 2015. Treatment ongoing.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/17/2022].

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