Specimen Information

Trapa natans
Trapa natans
(water chestnut)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID888701
GroupPlants
GenusTrapa
Speciesnatans
Common Namewater chestnut
StateNY
CountySaratoga
LocalityBallston Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHudson-Hoosic
HUC8 Number02020003
HUC10 NameAnthony Kill-Hudson River
HUC10 Number0202000311
HUC12 NameAnthony Kill
HUC12 Number020200031103
Map
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Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyEstimated
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 [10/20/2019].

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