Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1336085
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateFL
CountyLiberty
LocalitySwamp, 1.2 miles east of junction FL Rts. 267 and 20 on Rt. 20 along Ocklockonee River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ochlockonee
HUC8 Number03120003
HUC10 NameLake Talquin
HUC10 Number0312000308
HUC12 NameWest Lake Talquin
HUC12 Number031200030804
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month5
Collection Year1973
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 Number2282589
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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