Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID240680
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateNC
CountyBrunswick
LocalityEast Twin Lake, Sunset Beach
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCoastal Carolina
HUC8 Number03040208
HUC10 NameLittle River
HUC10 Number0304020803
HUC12 NameLower Little River-Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
HUC12 Number030402080303
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month9
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierDr. Alexander Krings, NCSU
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2019].

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