Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1402993
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAL
CountyBaldwin
LocalityQuail Creek, at Red Barn Rd
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMobile Bay
HUC8 Number03160205
HUC10 NameFish River-Frontal Mobile Bay
HUC10 Number0316020502
HUC12 NameLower Fish River
HUC12 Number031602050204
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month10
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond
Statusestablished
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
VerifierNancy Loewenstein
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size100 sq ft
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/22/2019].

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