Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID239912
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateSC
CountyGeorgetown
LocalityPee Dee River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCarolina Coastal-Sampit
HUC8 Number03040207
HUC10 NameGreat Pee Dee River-Winyah Bay
HUC10 Number0304020702
HUC12 NameCypress Creek-Great Pee Dee River
HUC12 Number030402070207
Map
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Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | planted ornamental | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16137
Author:South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.
Date:2007
Title:South Carolina Aquatic Plant Management Plan.
Publisher:South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.
Volume:2007
Issue:March
Comments
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2019].

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