Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1633127
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateAL
CountyMorgan
Locality(Truck Trail E) in Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge; ca 3.0 mi NE of Princeville Junior High School in Princeville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWheeler Lake
HUC8 Number06030002
HUC10 NameTennessee River-Wheeler Lake
HUC10 Number0603000209
HUC12 NameMatney Branch-Tennessee River
HUC12 Number060300020906
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month10
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28852
Author:Keener, B.R. (curator).
Date:2016
Title:University of West Alabama Herbarium (UWAL)
Publisher:University of West Alabama
Reference 2
Ref. Number:27722
Author:Keener, B.R., A.R. Diamond, L.J. Davenport, P.G. Davison, S.L. Ginzbarg, C.J. Hansen, C.S. Major, D.D. Spaulding, J.K. Triplett, and M. Woods.
Date:2017
Title:Alabama Plant Atlas. [S.M. Landry and K.N. Campbell (original application development), Florida Center for Community Design and Research. University of South Florida]
Publisher:University of West Alabama
Commentspool just downstream of Cave Springs along gravel service road. UWAL0039460
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordcounty
DisposalUWAL
Museum Cat Number39460
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/11/2021].

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