Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1336136
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateGA
CountyHall
LocalityFloating on water, Robinson Pond [Lake Lanier?], 3.4 mi NW of Gainesville. Piedmont Province
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Chattahoochee
HUC8 Number03130001
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month8
Collection Year1955
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 Number2186878
VerifierW.H. Duncan
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/20/2021].

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