Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213319
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateVA
CountySpotsylvania
LocalitySpotsylvania County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower Chesapeake
HUC8 Number02080100
Map
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Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/8/2020].

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