Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213710
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateGA
CountyEchols/Clinch
LocalitySuwanee River, near the Florida Border
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Suwannee
HUC8 Number03110201
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10102
Author:Newman, M.J., and W.W. Thomaston
Date:1979
Title:Aquatic weed control in Georgia.
Journal:Proceedings of the Southern Weed Science Society
Volume:32
Pages:271-279
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10240
Author:Aurand, D.
Date:1982
Title:Nuisance Aquatic Plants and Aquatic Plant Management Programs in the United States.
Publisher:The MITRE Corporation, McLean, VA.
Volume:2, Southeast
Pages:359
Record TypeLiterature
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/7/2020].

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