Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1421347
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateTX
CountyMarion
Locality[Locality description not provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCaddo Lake
HUC8 Number11140306
HUC10 NameFrench Creek-Big Cypress Bayou
HUC10 Number1114030601
HUC12 NameFrench Creek
HUC12 Number111403060101
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month12
Collection Year2015
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
CommentsThis plant covers the entire shoreline of Lakeside Park Recreation Area. It is growing in a thick mat several feet wide. ; TexasInvaders Report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierTNL
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/21/2021].

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