Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1533174
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateTX
CountyAngelina
Localitycanal near boat ramp, Lake Kurth
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Angelina
HUC8 Number12020005
HUC10 NameLa Nana Bayou-Angerlina River
HUC10 Number1202000501
HUC12 NameRed Branch-Angelina River
HUC12 Number120200050103
Map
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Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond | planted ornamental
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32628
Author:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
Date:2019
Title:Common Salvinia Discovered at Kurth Reservoir
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierTexas Parks and Wildlife Department
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/25/2020].

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