Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1241438
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateNY
CountyJefferson
LocalityMuskellunge Creek, Dexter Marsh WMA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChaumont-Perch
HUC8 Number04150102
HUC10 NameMill Creek-Frontal Lake Ontario
HUC10 Number0415010204
HUC12 NameMuskellunge Creek-Frontal Lake Ontario
HUC12 Number041501020402
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month8
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond
Statusextirpated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27712
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2016
Title:New York iMapInvasives
Publisher:New York Natural Heritage Program
CommentsNY iMapInvasives occurrence
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2019].

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