giant salvinia, Salvinia molesta  (Hydropteridales: Salviniaceae) - 0001092

giant salvinia
Salvinia molesta D. S. Mitchell

Descriptor: Infestation
Description: This canal was completely covered by giant salvinia in a few short months. A dinner plate size patch of the plant was first noticed in the canal in late July. This picture was taken in early December 1999.
Image type: Field
Image location: Georgia, United States

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Specimen in collection: No
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Name: Scott Robinson
Organization: Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Country: United States

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Image Number: 0001092

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Node Affiliation: Bugwood - UGA

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Image uploaded on Monday, January 01, 1990
Image Information last updated on Wednesday, October 27, 2010