Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1523051
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateGA
CountyDecatur
Locality[Lake Seminole, S of Spring Creek]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSpring
HUC8 Number03130010
HUC10 NameSpring Creek-Lake Seminole
HUC10 Number0313001008
HUC12 NameYates Springs-Spring Creek
HUC12 Number031300100802
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month5
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity
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
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number18545175
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassFlower


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/28/2020].

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