Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID231785
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateLA
CountyDe Soto
LocalityClear Lake/Smithport Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBayou Pierre
HUC8 Number11140206
HUC10 NameSmithport Lake
HUC10 Number1114020603
HUC12 NameClear Lake-Smithport Lake
HUC12 Number111402060307
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/24/2020].

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