Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID228616
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateFL
CountyPalm Beach/Browa
LocalityNorth New River Canal at the Palm Beach-Broward County line
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number03090202
HUC10 Number0309020211
Map
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Collection Year1949
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10201
Author:Fox, A., and A. Wigginton
Date:1996
Title:Please help us find Aquatic Soda Apple.
Journal:Aquatics
Volume:18
Issue:1
Pages:10-13
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2020].

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