Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID235696
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateAL
CountyTallapoosa
LocalityLake Martin, Wind Creek canal
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Tallapoosa
HUC8 Number03150109
HUC10 NameTimbergut Creek-Tallaposa River
HUC10 Number0315010908
HUC12 NameElkahatchee Creek
HUC12 Number031501090803
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierJernigan, Joe
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/10/2021].

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