Specimen Information

Aldrovanda vesiculosa
Aldrovanda vesiculosa
(waterwheel plant)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID902602
GroupPlants
GenusAldrovanda
Speciesvesiculosa
Common Namewaterwheel plant
StateVA
CountyCaroline
LocalityMeadow Creek Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMattaponi
HUC8 Number02080105
HUC10 NamePoni River
HUC10 Number0208010501
HUC12 NamePoni River
HUC12 Number020801050105
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Collection Day3
Collection Month7
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal | stocked aquaculture | stocked for conservation
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28228
Author:Floyd, R.H., S. Ferrazzano, B.W. Josey, and J.R. Applegate.
Date:2015
Title:Aldrovanda vesiculosa at Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia
Journal:Castanea
Volume:80
Issue:3
Pages:211-217
CommentsDiscovered in 2013, but likely introduced in 90's. Initial discovery made by Adam Cross and then communicated to Fort A.P. Hill. For more information, please contact the Fort A.P. Hill Environmental and Natural Resources Division. Dense size
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2019].

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