Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1241440
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateNY
CountySuffolk
LocalityLittle Long Pond, Sag Harbor
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
HUC10 NameShelter Island Sound-Gardiners Bay
HUC10 Number0203020207
HUC12 NameShelter Island Sound-Northwest Harbor
HUC12 Number020302020701
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month9
Collection Year1929
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusextirpated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28178
Author:Pace, M. (curator), and B. Thiers (director).
Date:2016
Title:William and Lynda Steere Herbarium (NY)
Publisher:The New York Botanical Garden
CommentsNYBG specimen
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalNYBG
Museum Cat Number411122
VerifierJ.K. Small
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/21/2021].

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