Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID215466
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateFL
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityLake Ida
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 NameHillsborough Canal
HUC10 Number0309020611
HUC12 NameLake Ida
HUC12 Number030902061101
Map
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Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/13/2019].

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