Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1462872
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAL
CountyBarbour
LocalityWalter F. George Reservoir, Eufaula National Wildlife Refuge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Chattahoochee-Walter F
HUC8 Number03130003
HUC10 NameCowikee Creek-Chattahoochee River
HUC10 Number0313000309
HUC12 NameCool Branch-Chattahoochee River
HUC12 Number031300030905
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month9
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25944
Author:Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie.
Date:2019
Title:iNaturalist.org
Publisher:California Academy of Sciences
CommentsiNaturalist report
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number8580431
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/17/2019].

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