Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID230368
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAL
LocalityCoosa River reservoirs
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameCoosa-Tallapoosa
HUC8 Number03150100
Map
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Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/23/2019].

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