Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID228694
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateDE
CountySussex
LocalityLewes, pond owned by W.C. Smith.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBroadkill-Smyrna
HUC8 Number02040207
HUC10 NameBroadkill River-Delaware Bay
HUC10 Number0204020706
HUC12 NameCanary Creek-Broadkill River
HUC12 Number020402070604
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month10
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10283
Author:Aquatic Resources Education Center.
Date:1995
Title:List of Aquatic Plants found in Delaware Ponds 1973-1995
Publisher:Division of Fish and Wildlife, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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