Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(common water-hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1333514
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namecommon water-hyacinth
StatePR
CountyPonce
Localitycovering the entire lake # 1 in Ponce, N of Blvd Julian de Rodriguez
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010004
HUC10 NameRio Matilde to Rio Descalabrado Watersheds
HUC10 Number2101000403
HUC12 NameRio Inabon at mouth
HUC12 Number210100040310
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month3
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | released
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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