Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID229608
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateKY
CountyJefferson
LocalityJefferson County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower Ohio-Salt
HUC8 Number05140100
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10389
Author:Beal, E.O., and J.W. Thieret.
Date:1986
Title:Aquatic and Wetland Plants of Kentucky.
Publisher:Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission.
Pages:315 p.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10379
Author:Brown, E.T., and R. Athey.
Date:1992
Title:Vascular Plants of Kentucky an Annotated Checklist.
Publisher:University Press of Kentucky.
Reference 3
Ref. Number:10384
Author:Beal, E.O., and J.W. Thieret.
Date:1983
Title:Aquatic and Wetland Plants of Kentucky.
Publisher:Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Numberherb/
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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