Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1421006
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateTX
CountyChambers
Locality[Locality description not provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEast Galveston Bay
HUC8 Number12040202
HUC10 NameEast Fork Double Bayou
HUC10 Number1204020201
HUC12 NameEast Fork Double Bayou
HUC12 Number120402020100
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month10
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27701
Author:Texas Invasive Plant and Pest Council.
Date:2018
Title:Texas Invasives Database
Publisher:Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
CommentsFM 562, 1 mile north of the road that goes to White Heron Resort Estates, in Chambers County.; TexasInvaders Report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierDamon Waitt
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/10/2021].

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