Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(common water-hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID232354
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namecommon water-hyacinth
StateMS
CountyJackson
LocalityPascagoula River, ca. 6 mi N of where the river enters the Gulf of Mexico, floating into and down the river from an isolated ditch
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEscatawpa
HUC8 Number03170008
HUC10 NameBlack Creek-Escatawpa River
HUC10 Number0317000807
HUC12 NameBeardslee Lake-Escatawpa River
HUC12 Number031700080705
Map
+
Collection Day6
Collection Month6
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/13/2024].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted.

For general information and questions about the database, contact Wesley Daniel. For problems and technical issues, contact Matthew Neilson.