Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1336150
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StatePR
CountyNaguabo Municipio
LocalitySierra de Naguabo ad Rio Blanco
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEastern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010005
HUC10 Number2101000502
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month11
Collection Year1886
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16075
Author:Orli, S., R. Russell, M. Toner, and E. Gardner.
Date:2016
Title:United States National Herbarium (US)
Publisher:Department of Botany, Smithsonian Institution
CommentsSmithsonian Inst. (US)
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUS
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

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