Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1256680
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateRI
CountyProvidence
LocalitySylvan's Brook Pond, Cumberland
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBlackstone
HUC8 Number01090003
Map
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Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond | planted ornamental
Statusextirpated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27638
Author:State of Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, Office of Water Resources
Date:2015
Title:Aquatic Invasive Species: (AIS) Plants Documented in RI Freshwaters
CommentsNot overwintering
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/18/2021].

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