Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1635483
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateGA
CountyJeff Davis
LocalityHazlehurst
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Ocmulgee
HUC8 Number03070104
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month5
Collection Year1987
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | hitch hiker
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31510
Author:Schenk, J. (curator).
Date:2015
Title:Georgia Southern University Herbarium (GAS)
Publisher:Georgia Southern University
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29277
Author:SERNEC Data Portal
Date:2019
Title:SouthEast Regional Network of Expertise and Collections
Publisher:Appalachian State University
CommentsCoordinates georeferenced by NAS staff
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordcounty
DisposalGAS
Museum Cat Number504787
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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