LSU : Vascular Plants
Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium
Catalog #: LSU00000979
Occurrence ID (GUID): 396e0db2-27a5-11e3-8d47-005056be0003
Secondary Catalog #: 42840
Taxon: Ruppia maritima L.
Family: Ruppiaceae
Determiner: Robert R. Haynes (1995)
Taxon Remarks: widgeongrass, widgon grass
Collector: M. Ardoin   4   
Date: 1974-09-28
Verbatim Date: 1974-9-28
Locality: United States, Louisiana, Jefferson, Elmer's Island, just north of Grand Isle.
Habitat: Excellent food and cover for fish. Wildfowl, marsh birds, and shorebirds eat all vegetative parts including roots and fruit.
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Record Id: d72d0ef4-ad9d-47c7-91b5-73709a5534f1
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