Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1421084
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateTX
CountyBrazoria
Locality[Locality description not provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Brazos
HUC8 Number12070104
HUC10 NameDry Bayou-Brazos River
HUC10 Number1207010405
HUC12 NameBrazos River-Gulf of Mexico
HUC12 Number120701040505
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month1
Collection Year2009
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
CommentsAngleton, TX a large area was covered on the shoreline and into Scoby Lake in Hudson Woods. ( I mistakenly uploaded #6424 photo again. The replace image function would not upload the correct picture for me!); TexasInvaders Report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierTravis Gallo
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/24/2020].

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