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alligatorweed

Alternanthera philoxeroides (Mart.) Griseb.

USDA PLANTS Symbol: ALPH
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Record ID:2062598
Location:Lee County, Alabama
Source:Nancy Loewenstein , Auburn University
Project:EDDMapS Home
Habitat:Aquatic: Freshwater
Abundance:Dense Monoculture
Locality:pond located in Auburn University 'Forestry Plots' on the edge of the AU campus
Area Infested:2 acres
Gross Area:5 acres
Coordinates:32.58872, -85.49444
NADatum:WGS84
Ownership:University Lands
phenology:In Flower
Canopy Cover:High
Identification Credibility:Verified
Observation DateApril 20, 2012
Date EnteredApril 27, 2012
Validator: Nancy Loewenstein
Validation Date::May 14, 2012
Verification Method: Photographs + Specimens
Date Updated: April 27, 2012
Source Type: Web Report

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