Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1336128
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateFL
CountyPutnam
LocalityOcala National Forest, Lake George Ranger District. Vicinity of boat ramp immediately south of bridge over the Oklawaha River on Florida route 19. T12S R26E Juan Perchman grant (approximately section 6). Mixed deciduous floodplain forest
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOklawaha
HUC8 Number03080102
HUC10 NameOcklawaha Lake
HUC10 Number0308010214
HUC12 NameLower Ocklawaha Lake
HUC12 Number030801021406
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month5
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 Number100683060
VerifierA. Townesmith
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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