Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1333513
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateVI
CountySt. Thomas
Localitysmall pond near RT-38 Weymouth Rhymer Hwy, Turpentine Run, Donoe
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. John-St. Thomas
HUC8 Number21020001
HUC10 NameSt. Thomas
HUC10 Number2102000101
HUC12 NameSoutheastern St. Thomas
HUC12 Number210200010103
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month10
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27835
Author:Antillean group of Invasive Species (GAEI).
Date:2018
Title:Atlas de Especies Invasoras de Puerto Rico
Publisher:University of Puerto Rico Agricultural Sciences
CommentsGAEI report
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2020].

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