Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID231782
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateLA
CountyMorehouse
LocalityBayou Bonne Idee
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBoeuf
HUC8 Number08050001
Map
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Collection Year1998
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/7/2020].

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