Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1333550
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StatePR
CountyLoíza Municipio
LocalityPiñones Forest Reserve, area de Boca Cangrejos
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEastern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010005
HUC10 Number2101000505
Map
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Collection Month3
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29283
Author:Ackerman, J. (director).
Date:2013
Title:University of Puerto Rico Herbarium (UPRRP)
Publisher:University of Puerto Rico
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Puerto Rico Herbarium
Museum Cat NumberUPRRP
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/3/2020].

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