Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213711
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateGA
CountyCamden
Localitylower reaches of Satilla River, near the seacoast
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCumberland-St. Simons
HUC8 Number03070203
HUC10 NameLower Satilla River-Atlantic Ocean
HUC10 Number0307020304
HUC12 NameSaint Andrew Sound-Frontal Atlantic Ocean
HUC12 Number030702030402
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year1965
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
Record TypeLiterature
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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