Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID234654
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateNJ
CountySalem
LocalityDelaware River; from southern Cape May Co. extending N in ponds along the river as far as Burlington Co., 15 miles N of Philly
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCohansey-Maurice
HUC8 Number02040206
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/9/2020].

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