Taxonomy

Spartina pectinata | Prairie Cord-grass

Distribution

Status

Legal status

Third Schedule listed species under Regulations 49 & 50 in the European Communities (Birds and Natural Habitats) Regulations 2011. (Note: Regulation 50 not yet enacted). Listed as a schedule 9 species under Articles 15 & 15A of the Wildlife Order (Northern Ireland) 1985 (Article 15A not yet enacted).

Invasiveness

Non-native species - Low risk of Impact

Irish status

Occasional

Invasive score

6

Species Biology

Broad environment

Marine

Species group

Plant

Native region

North America

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2020

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