Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1396645
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateFL
CountyLeon
LocalityLake Leon in Tom Brown Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameApalachee Bay-St. Marks
HUC8 Number03120001
HUC10 NameLake Lafayette
HUC10 Number0312000104
HUC12 NameLake Lafayette
HUC12 Number031200010404
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month3
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsEDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierB Pelc
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size75 Sq Feet


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/25/2021].

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