Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1397812
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateGA
CountyWalton
LocalityByrds Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Ocmulgee
HUC8 Number03070103
HUC10 NameUpper Alcovy River
HUC10 Number0307010307
HUC12 NameBig Flat Creek
HUC12 Number030701030706
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month11
Collection Year2014
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
VerifierKaran A. Rawlins
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size250 Sq Feet


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/27/2021].

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