Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1468615
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAL
CountyButler
LocalityParadise Falls Road (dirt) at small un-named creek 0.05 mile north of the Conecuh County line
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSepulga
HUC8 Number03140303
HUC10 NameMiddle Sepulga River
HUC10 Number0314030306
HUC12 NameTantrott Branch-Sepulga River
HUC12 Number031403030601
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28849
Author:Woods, M., and A.R. Diamond, Jr.
Date:2016
Title:Troy University Herbarium (TROY)
Publisher:Troy University
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29277
Author:SERNEC Data Portal.
Date:2018
Title:SouthEast Regional Network of Expertise and Collections
Publisher:Appalachian State University
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordcounty
DisposalTROY
Museum Cat Number35680
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassFruit


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/22/2019].

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