Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID232347
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateMS
CountyBolivar
LocalityMississippi River, backwater shoot, near Rosedale
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Mississippi-Helena
HUC8 Number08020100
HUC10 NameLake Beulah-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0802010003
HUC12 NameLake Beulah-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number080201000302
Map
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Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierFaulkner, S.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2019].

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