Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1437514
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateCA
CountyEl Dorado
LocalityLee's Feed. . , 4110 Motherlode Drive, Shingle Springs., store selling known noxious weed. please id. PDR 1332400
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Cosumnes
HUC8 Number18040013
HUC10 NameDeer Creek
HUC10 Number1804001305
HUC12 NameUpper Deer Creek
HUC12 Number180400130502
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month7
Collection Year2006
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
CommentsCalflora observation ID: xr177638
Record TypeLiterature
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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