Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID238336
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StatePR
CountySan Juan
LocalityRio Piedras
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameEastern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010005
HUC10 Number2101000505
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month12
Collection Year1913
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16075
Author:Orli, S., R. Russell, M. Toner, and E. Gardner.
Date:2016
Title:United States National Herbarium (US)
Publisher:Department of Botany, Smithsonian Institution
CommentsNMNH specimen
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Museum Cat NumberUS 693962
VerifierBock, J. H.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classflowering


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2019].

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