Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1437293
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateCA
CountyButte
LocalityOn the n side of Highway 149, ca 1/4 mi w of Highway 70, ca 5 1/2 mi (air) nw of Oroville.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameButte Creek
HUC8 Number18020158
HUC10 NameLower Butte Creek
HUC10 Number1802015804
HUC12 NameCottonwood Creek
HUC12 Number180201580402
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month8
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25610
Author:West, R., J. Malpas, C. Powell, M. Tollett, D. Anderson, and E. Dorrington.
Date:2019
Title:Calflora
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16045
Author:Alexander, J., S. Markos, J. Yost, R.L. Moe, E. Dean, and M. Nazaire.
Date:2016
Title:Consortium of California Herbaria (CCH)
Publisher:Regents of the University of California
CommentsCalflora observation ID: cch:JEPS104101
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalJEPS
Museum Cat NumberJEPS104101
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2020].

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