Specimen Information

Egeria densa
Egeria densa
(Brazilian waterweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID888140
GroupPlants
GenusEgeria
Speciesdensa
Common NameBrazilian waterweed
StateNY
CountySuffolk
LocalityPeconic Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
HUC10 NamePeconic River
HUC10 Number0203020205
HUC12 NameMiddle Peconic River
HUC12 Number020302020502
Map
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Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28145
Author:Kishbaugh, S.A.
Date:2015
Title:NYS Exotic Aquatic Plant Locations 2015
Publisher:New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/15/2019].

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