Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID235617
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAR
CountySebastian
LocalityEbbing Air National Guard Base, Fort Smith, in overflow drainage ditch, approx. 500 ft downstream from small pond located at N end of base.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRobert S. Kerr Reservoir
HUC8 Number11110104
HUC10 NameCity of Fort Smith-Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1111010406
HUC12 NameMassard Creek
HUC12 Number111101040611
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month9
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierHardcastle, S., J. Christensen, verified by M. Richerson
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/13/2019].

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