Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1469002
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateOH
CountyWood
LocalityWeirs Rapids, Maumee River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Maumee
HUC8 Number04100009
HUC10 NameTontogany Creek-Maumee River
HUC10 Number0410000906
HUC12 NameSugar Creek-Maumee River
HUC12 Number041000090602
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month8
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity
Statusfailed
CommentsThere was only one plant left.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierMike Wilkerson, OH DNR
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year ClassVegetative
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/6/2020].

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