Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1247451
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateTX
CountyMcLennan
LocalitySmall pond in Riesel
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Brazos-Little Brazos
HUC8 Number12070101
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month9
Collection Year1946
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | escaped captivity pond
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28491
Author:Hannick, V.C., J.N. Mink, J.R. Singhurst, and W.C. Holmes.
Date:2013
Title:Annotated checklist of the vascular flora of McLennan County, Texas
Journal:Phytoneuron
Volume:29
Pages:1-37
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28182
Author:Re, R. (curator), and C. Niezgoda (manager).
Date:2015
Title:Field Museum of Natural History (F) Seed Plant Collection
Publisher:Field Museum of Natural History
CommentsTEX specimen
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordcounty
DisposalUniversity of Texas Herbarium; Field Museum
Museum Cat NumberTEX 00309449, F
VerifierB.L. Turner
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/11/2021].

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