Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1470674
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateTX
CountyGrimes
LocalityGibbons Creek Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNavasota
HUC8 Number12070103
HUC10 NameGibbons Creek-Navasota River
HUC10 Number1207010307
HUC12 NameMiddle Gibbons Creek
HUC12 Number120701030705
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30788
Author:Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.
Date:2018
Title:Lake Survey Reports
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Inland Fisheries Division
Reference 2
Ref. Number:31598
Author:Webb, M.A., and M.S. Gore
Date:2010
Title:Gibbons Creek Reservoir 2010 Survey Report
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Inland Fisheries Division
Pages:2-25
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierTexas Parks & Wildlife Department
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size13.7 acres


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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