Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1446904
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateIL
CountyKendall
LocalityWaubansee Creek, Oswego, Rt. 25 bridge, Stonegate Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Fox
HUC8 Number07120007
HUC10 NameFerson Creek-Fox River
HUC10 Number0712000701
HUC12 NameWaubonsie Creek
HUC12 Number071200070108
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month10
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
CommentsOswego Twp., 150 meters south of Oswego bridge in the backwater of a fallen Crack Willow tree.
Record TypeSpecimen
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/18/2019].

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