Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213861
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateLA
CountySt. Charles
LocalityRoy Bougeres' Ponds, off Route 90, near Bonnet Carre Spillway, south pond.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEast Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090301
Map
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Collection Year1939
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10123
Author:Lynch, J.J., J.E. King, T.K. Chamberlain, and A.L. Smith, Jr.
Date:1950
Title:Effects of aquatic weed infestations on the fish and wildlife of the Gulf states.
Publisher:US Dept of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service Special Scientific Report No 39.
Pages:31-56
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMart.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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