Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213332
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateFL
CountyOrange
LocalityLake Apopka
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOklawaha
HUC8 Number03080102
HUC10 NameLake Apopka
HUC10 Number0308010203
HUC12 NameLake Apopka
HUC12 Number030801020302
Map
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Collection Year1959
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10009
Author:Myers, R.L., and J.J. Ewel.
Date:1990
Title:Ecosystems of Florida.
Publisher:University of Central Florida Press.
Pages:344
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10011
Author:Clugston, J.P.
Date:1963
Title:Lake Apopka, Florida, a changing lake and its vegetation.
Journal:Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences
Issue:26
Pages:168-174
Record TypeLiterature
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/17/2021].

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