Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1547675
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateHI
CountyMaui
LocalityEast Maui, Makawao District, On Haleakala Highway side of Kanaha Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMaui
HUC8 Number20020000
HUC10 NameIao Valley
HUC10 Number2002000001
HUC12 NameIao Stream
HUC12 Number200200000103
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month3
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18410
Author:Kennedy, B. (collections manager).
Date:2013
Title:Herbarium Pacificum (BISH)
Publisher:Bishop Museum
Volume:2009
CommentsDisturbed roadside along highway; dominated by grasses, Pluchea indica and P. symphytifolia. Floating at margins of canal adjacent to SW corner of pond.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalBISH
Museum Cat Number530205
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/10/2021].

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