Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID234646
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateTX
LocalityLavaca River
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLavaca
HUC8 Number12100101
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month8
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/28/2020].

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