Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1428238
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateOH
CountyCuyahoga
LocalityOhio & Erie Canal Reservation, Louis J. Bacci Park, Cleveland Metroparks
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCuyahoga
HUC8 Number4110002
HUC10 NameBig Creek-Cuyahoga River
HUC10 Number0411000206
HUC12 NameMill Creek
HUC12 Number041100020601
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month8
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity | planted ornamental
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25944
Author:Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie.
Date:2017
Title:iNaturalist.org
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences
CommentsiNaturalist report
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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