Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID233810
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAL
CountyChilton/Coosa
LocalityLay Lake, impoundment on the Coosa River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Coosa
HUC8 Number03150107
Map
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Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/9/2019].

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