Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID234661
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateNC
CountyOnslow
LocalityHubert, private pond about 2 miles south of Hubert on Patricia Lane off of Hwy 172
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWhite Oak River
HUC8 Number03020301
HUC10 NameBogue Banks-Bogue Sound
HUC10 Number0302030103
HUC12 NameBear Creek-Bear Inlet
HUC12 Number030203010302
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2019].

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