Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1336075
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateFL
CountyMadison
Locality(Suwanee River Water Management District land); Twin Rivers State Forest, Mill Creek North tract, at public river access along west bank of the Suwannee River, a little N of the Lafayette county line, N of Dowling Park, accessed E off FL 53 on C.R. 423 (a
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Suwannee
HUC8 Number03110205
HUC10 NameMill Creek-Suwannee River
HUC10 Number0311020501
HUC12 NameSugar Creek
HUC12 Number031102050105
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month9
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
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 Number100789430
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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