Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1333583
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateMS
CountyWilkinson
Localityunnamed pond near Wilkinson
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBuffalo
HUC8 Number08060206
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month7
Collection Year1916
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10733
Author:McCook, L. (curator).
Date:2014
Title:Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium (MISS)
Publisher:University of Mississippi
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalThomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Museum Cat NumberMISS 773
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/15/2020].

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