Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID233740
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateLA
CountyCaldwell
LocalityCaldwell Parish
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUnknown or N/A
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10765
Author:Montz, G.N.
Date:1979
Title:Distribution of selected aquatic species in Louisiana
Publisher:US Army Corps of Engineers
Pages:33 pp
Record TypeLiterature
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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