Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1467125
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateMS
CountyFranklin
LocalityHomochitto National Forest. Clear Springs Recreation Area, S of US Hwy 98/84, SW of Meadville. T5N R2E S2.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHomochitto
HUC8 Number08060205
HUC10 NameBrushy Creek-Homochitto River
HUC10 Number0806020505
HUC12 NameRichardson Creek
HUC12 Number080602050505
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month7
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10733
Author:McCook, L. (curator).
Date:2014
Title:Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium (MISS)
Publisher:University of Mississippi
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29277
Author:SERNEC Data Portal
Date:2019
Title:SouthEast Regional Network of Expertise and Collections
Publisher:Appalachian State University
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordcounty
DisposalMISS
Museum Cat Number13796
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassVegetative
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2020].

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