Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1467190
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateSC
CountyHorry
LocalityIntercoastal Waterway [near North Myrtle Beach]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCoastal Carolina
HUC8 Number03040208
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month11
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
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 Number7253740
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2019].

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