Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID241971
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateCA
CountySanta Cruz
LocalitySanta Cruz County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUnknown or N/A
Map
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Collection Year1968
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental | released | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17141
Author:Calflora.
Date:2007
Title:Information on California plants for education, research and conservation
Volume:2007
CommentsBased on Lum(1975) extraction from Munz(1968). Calflora #488899
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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