Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1535840
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateMN
CountyRamsey
LocalityPond is one block to the SW of Applewood Preserve.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTwin Cities
HUC8 Number07010206
HUC10 NameCity of Saint Paul-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0701020608
HUC12 NameHarriet Island-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number070102060805
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month9
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsPlants are growing and blooming in a small wetland surrounded by homes in a developed Maplewood MN neighborhood. High duckweed cover as well. Surrounding streets are Schaller Dr. E. to the north, Ferndale St. S. to the east,Valley View Ave. to the South and Sterling St. S. on the west. Pond is one block to the SW of Applewood Preserve.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number4771865
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2019].

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