Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID217977
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateFL
CountySarasota
LocalityLower Myakka Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMyakka
HUC8 Number03100102
HUC10 NameUpper Myakka River
HUC10 Number0310010202
HUC12 NameLake Myakka
HUC12 Number031001020204
Map
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Collection Year1984
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 [10/20/2019].

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