Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1446473
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateIL
CountyChampaign
LocalityUrbana
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number05120109
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month9
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusunknown
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberIllinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2019].

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