Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID232039
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateVA
CountyChesapeake
LocalityChesapeake, subdivision retention ponds
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameHampton Roads
HUC8 Number02080208
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
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 [10/15/2019].

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