Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1421088
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateTX
CountyUpshur
Locality[Locality description not provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake O'the Pines
HUC8 Number11140305
HUC10 NameAlley Creek-Big Cypress Creek
HUC10 Number1114030504
HUC12 NameJones Creek-Big Cypress Creek
HUC12 Number111403050401
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month11
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
CommentsWaterhyacinth is common along the shores of Lake-of-the-Pines. This record was taken at the Cedar Springs boat launch in Upshur County.; 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 [4/4/2020].

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