Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1524429
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StatePR
CountyAdjuntas
LocalityBarrio playa anasco
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCulebrinas-Guanajibo
HUC8 Number21010003
HUC10 NameRio Grande de Anasco Watershed
HUC10 Number2101000302
HUC12 NameRio Guilarte at Lago Yahuecas Dam
HUC12 Number210100030201
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month1
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27835
Author:Antillean group of Invasive Species (GAEI).
Date:2018
Title:Atlas de Especies Invasoras de Puerto Rico
Publisher:University of Puerto Rico Agricultural Sciences
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/30/2020].

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