Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID231738
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateTX
LocalityGulf coast region from Sabine River to Rio Grande
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameCentral Texas Coastal
HUC8 Number12100400
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10674
Author:Godwin, W. (collections).
Date:2016
Title:S.R. Warner Herbarium (SHST)
Publisher:Sam Houston State University
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/7/2020].

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