Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1524347
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateCA
CountyContra Costa
Locality[Big Break, at Piper Lane]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Joaquin Delta
HUC8 Number18040003
HUC10 NameKellogg Creek-Big Break
HUC10 Number1804000308
HUC12 NameDutch Slough-Big Break
HUC12 Number180400030803
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month12
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25610
Author:West, R., J. Malpas, C. Powell, M. Tollett, D. Anderson, and E. Dorrington.
Date:2019
Title:Calflora
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Numbermg77092
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/15/2019].

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