Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1629794
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateLA
CountyVernon
LocalityKisatchie National Forest
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWhisky Chitto
HUC8 Number08080204
HUC10 NameSixmile Creek
HUC10 Number0808020401
HUC12 NameWest Fork Sixmile Creek
HUC12 Number080802040102
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month10
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33777
Author:Natural Resource Information Systems (NRIS)
Date:2019
Title:Current Invasive Plants
Publisher:U.S. Forest Service
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/2/2020].

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