Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1256869
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateLA
CountySt. Martin
LocalityHenderson Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAtchafalaya
HUC8 Number08080101
HUC10 NameMiddle Atchafalaya River
HUC10 Number0808010102
HUC12 NameHenderson Lake
HUC12 Number080801010207
Map
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Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28736
Author:David, J.T., M. Walker, and B. Salyers.
Date:2014
Title:Part VI-A, waterbody management plan series: Henderson Lake - lake history & management issues
Publisher:Office of Fisheries, Inland Fisheries Section, Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries
Pages:28 pp
CommentsUnknown discovery date. Last treated on 2013.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierLA DWF
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size159 acres (sprayed)


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/15/2019].

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