Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1336059
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateLA
CountyOuachita
LocalityDry lakebed of Cheniere Lake (normally under water) at Area 7, W of West Monroe
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ouachita
HUC8 Number08040207
HUC10 NameCheniere Creek
HUC10 Number0804020701
HUC12 NameCheniere Lake-Cheniere Creek
HUC12 Number080402070103
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month9
Collection Year1970
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28166
Author:Solomon, J. (curator).
Date:2015
Title:Missouri Botanical Garden Herbarium (MO)
Publisher:Missouri Botanical Garden
CommentsTropicos (MO)
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMO
Museum Cat Number2186880
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/18/2021].

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