Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID241060
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAZ
CountyMaricopa
LocalityPapago Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Salt
HUC8 Number15060106
HUC10 NameSalt River below Saguaro Lake
HUC10 Number1506010603
HUC12 NameCity of Phoenix-Salt River
HUC12 Number150601060306
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month9
Collection Year1965
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | dispersed flood
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16650
Author:Many.
Date:2007
Title:Southwestern Natural History Databases.
Publisher:Southwest Environmental Information Network.
Volume:2007
CommentsSEINet specimen
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalArizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Museum Cat NumberASU0083039
VerifierCharles N. Horn
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/5/2020].

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