Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1418808
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateMS
CountyLowndes
LocalityColumbus Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTibbee
HUC8 Number03160104
HUC10 NameCatalpa Creek-Tibbee Creek
HUC10 Number0316010406
HUC12 NameSpring Creek-Tibbee Creek
HUC12 Number031601040607
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month9
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond | dispersed
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
VerifierRebekah Wallace
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassFlower
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/25/2020].

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