Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(common water-hyacinth)

5 results for Eichhornia crassipes (common water-hyacinth)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
3456 Eichhornia crassipes Habitat Alteration Observational Field Mats of Pontederia crassipes were positively associated with high plant and animal... 33985
3504 Eichhornia crassipes Habitat Alteration Observational Field Growth of Pontederia crassipes occurs at a higher rate than other floating plants, forming... 34001
3506 Eichhornia crassipes Habitat Alteration Observational Field Dense, old stands of Pontederia crassipes can facilitate growth of emergent plant... 34001
7018 Eichhornia crassipes Habitat Alteration Anecdotal N/A Eichhornia crassipes is known to out-compete native plants and negatively affect microbes... 42102
7660 Eichhornia crassipes Habitat Alteration Anecdotal N/A Dense mats of Eichhornia crassipes block light, reduce phytoplankton productivity and... 42428

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