Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1334828
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StatePR
CountyLajas Municipio
LocalityAlong a water drainage in Laguna Cartagena NWR, Lajas, Puerto Rico
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010004
HUC10 NameQuebrada Boqueron to Rio Loco Watersheds
HUC10 Number2101000401
HUC12 NameWestern Valle de Lajas
HUC12 Number210100040103
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month4
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsEDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size10 sq ft
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/28/2020].

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